RDC welcomes Doug Doran as Chief Information Officer

Date posted: 
Wed, 03/29/2017
Red Deer College

Red Deer College is pleased to announce the appointment of Doug Doran as RDC’s Chief Information Officer (CIO) effective April 1, 2017.

Doran has been with RDC as Interim CIO since December 15, 2016. During his time as interim CIO, he has demonstrated his leadership abilities, vast understanding of information technology and skills in change management. 

Doran joins the College from the University of Calgary where he served as an IT Director and manager for nine years. Previous to this, Doug worked at SAIT teaching in and leading the Network Engineering Technology program and as an academic advisor to the Bachelor of Applied Information Systems. Doran is also familiar with Red Deer College, as he was an instructor at the College in the 1990s.

His education includes a University of Alberta Master of Science in Internetworking (MINT program) and a Bachelor of Education, as well as numerous other technical and leadership certifications.

With his dedication, his understanding of the post-secondary environment and his motivation for success, Doran will provide valuable guidance and effective leadership for IT Services at Red Deer College.