Joseph Moreau named technology vice chancellor of Foothill-De Anza Community College District in California
La Voz Weekly
May 26, 2012
Joseph Moreau named technology vice chancellor at Foothill-DeAnza CC
When Joseph Moreau found out that he was selected as the Foothill-De Anza Community College District’s new vice chancellor of technology, Moreau said it was the happiest day of his life.
“When Chancellor [Linda] Thor called me a few weeks ago to offer the position. I couldn’t have been more excited,” said Moreau.
He is set to begin his position as vice chancellor on June 11, following Fred Sherman, who has held the position for the past six years.
The role of vice chancellor is to provide a vision and leadership to the Education Technology Services department and oversee networks and communication services, user support, and IT systems, applications, and operations for instruction, student services and administration, according to the FHDA district website.
Currently Moreau is the chief technology officer at State University of New York, Oswego. He took a large role in developing the Oswego Technology Master Plan leading SUNY Oswego to the “implementing of an electronic document management system.” He also oversaw the convergence of voice and data networks and implementation of [new systems]; and migrated an email/collaboration system to cloud-based systems,” according to his application profile.