2019 KEYNOTES

Building TexAgs

Brandon Jones 

Brandon has overseen TexAgs' daily activities since 1999 as President & CEO. His vision has been instrumental in pushing TexAgs year by year beyond the standard definition of “fan site” and helping it become a standard bearer for the industry. Brandon graduated from Texas A&M in 1995 with a degree in business management and lives in the Bryan-College Station area with his wife and four kids.

Finding Your Passion in Mission Driven IT 

Jenn Stringer, MLIS

Jenn Stringer is currently the Chief Academic Technology Officer and Assistant Vice Chancellor for Teaching & Learning for the University of California, Berkeley. She is responsible for bringing together Educational Technology, Research IT, and the Center for Teaching and Learning to better serve faculty in their roles as researchers and instructors. Services within the portfolio include high performance computing, research data management, museum informatics, classroom technologies and video capture and production, faculty instructional technology support, the campus LMS, instructional computing and the campus radio station (KALX 90.7). Prior to Berkeley she has been Director for Academic Technology Services at New York University and Director of Educational Technology at Stanford University School of Medicine. She graduated from the University of California, Santa Cruz with honors in History and completed her Masters in Library and Information Science from San Jose State University.