Chief Information Security Officer and Senior Director of Management and Risk Services

Charlotte Russell

IT Shared Services
Chief Information Security Officer and Senior Director of Management and Risk Services

Discovery Park E201

(940) 565-4357

Charlotte's responsibilities include management of enterprise IT policy and strategic planning, risk assessment, information security management programs, business continuity and disaster recovery planning, vendor and contract management services, communications, marketing, and professional development services, software licensing, information services and resource support, accessibility programs, and State of Texas initiative analysis and reporting. Charlotte also leads the IT Shared Services department of the University of North Texas System. Her responsibilities as interim CIO include implementation of the system-wide consolidated information technology strategic plan, ensuring that short-term and long-term budgets are executed as planned, providing governance, setting priorities and decision making structures in place that lead to establishing a high performing, customer focused IT service organization.