The Information Technology Advisory Board, or ITAB as it is more commonly known, functions as a technical resource for the Executive Branch Chief Information Technology Officer. 


Chief Information Technology Officers

Jeff Maxon
CITO - Executive Branch

Kelly O’Brien
CITO - Judicial Branch

Alan Weis
CITO - Legislative Branch


Non-Voting Members:

Jeff Maxon, Chief Information Security Officer, Kansas Information Security Office

Anthony Fadale, ADA Coordinator

Sara Spinks, Director Kansas Information Technology Office (KITO)

Ken Nelson, Kansas Geographic Information Officer

Katrin Osterhaus, Kansas Legislative Division of Post Audit

Alex Wong, Chief Information Technology Architect


Dennis Bachman, Information Systems Manager
Kansas Racing and Gaming Commission

Megan Burton, Electronic Records Archivist
Kansas Historical Society

John Cahill, CIO
Kansas Public Employees Retirement System

Kevin Comstock, Director of IT
Kansas Secretary of State

Ed Hudson, (Interim) COO
University of Kansas

Jason Dickson, CIO
Kansas Department of Wildlife Parks & Tourism

Terry Dickson, IT Director
Kansas State Treasurer

Darren Dreier, IT Director
Kansas Lottery

Tom Day, IT Director
Kansas Legislative Services

Mike Elpers, CIO
Sedgwick County Information Services

Chris Harper, CIO
University of Kansas Medical Center

Murray McGee, Executive Director

Information Network of Kansas

Steve Funk, Director of IT
Kansas Board of Regents

Mark Griffin, CIO
Fort Hays State University

Kathi Grossenbacher, IT Director
Kansas Dept. of Education

Adrian Guerrero, Director of Operations
Kansas State Board of Nursing

Ken Harmon, CIO
Wichita State University

Jim Haugh, CIO
Kansas Department of Commerce

Tom Mai, CIO
Kansas Highway Patrol

Laura Howard, Secretary

Jeffry Lewis, CIO
Kansas Department of Labor


Joe Mandala, CIO
Kansas Bureau of Investigation

David Marshall, Director
Kansas Criminal Justice Information System

Melissa Mounts, CIO
Kansas Department of Corrections

Angela Neria, Director of Info Services
Pittsburg State University

Janet Stanek, Secretary
Kansas Dept Health and Environment

Joe Oborny, IT Manager
Kansas State School for the Deaf

Connie Owen, Director
Kansas Water Office

Tom Pagano, CIO
Human Resources - EBIT

Jeff Pittman
Legislative Representative

Doug Polston, CIO
Emporia State University

Chad Currier, CIO 
Kansas State University

Adam Proffitt, Secretary 
Department of Administration 

Todd Reinert, CIO
Kansas Corporation Commission

Andy Sandberg, CIO
Kansas Dept. of Revenue

Vicki Schmidt, Commissioner
Kansas Insurance Department

Larry Bowles, IT Director
Board of Healing Arts

Col Robert Stinson, IT Manager 
Kansas Adjutant General's Department

Shawn Lane, CIO
Kansas Department of Agriculture

Ed Hudson, CIO
University of Kansas

Josh White, CO
Kansas Department of Administration

Bob Doane, CIO
Kansas Dept of Health and Environment

ITAB Q4 Meeting 2023

This will be a virtual meeting.


Day: 11/28/2023
Start Time: 1:30pm
Anticipated End Time: 3:30pm
The end time listed for this meeting is an approximate length of its likely duration for calendaring purposes only.


Contact Information:

ITAB Chair and Executive Branch CITO

Jeff Maxon

(785) 296-2222