Information Technologies and Support Services

Russ Kaurloto is the associate CIO for information technologies and support services.

The associate CIO oversees enterprise networking and telecommunications, enterprise and administrative systems, external networking, IT security, data center operations, disaster recovery, and customer support. The associate CIO oversees the ongoing upgrade of the USC network and provides leadership for the development of an IT strategic plan to enhance operations.

The associate CIO is a member of the CIO cabinet and oversees the following ITS departments:

Customer Support and Quality of Service Assurance

Senior director: Carol Craig
carolg@usc.edu
itservices.usc.edu/csc

Networking and Telecommunications

Senior director: Brian Yamaguchi
yamaguch@usc.edu
itservices.usc.edu/telecom

External Networking

Director: Celeste Anderson
celestea@usc.edu
www.ln.net

Enterprise Middleware Applications

Director: Asbed Bedrossian
asbed@usc.edu

Operations

Director: Lou Ramirez
lourdes@usc.edu

Student Information Systems

Interim Director: Yvonne Davis
ydavis@usc.edu