Mr. Dana Sanderson

Mr. Dana Sanderson is UPEI’s Chief Information Officer. Dana brings over 30 years of industry experience to higher education.

Experienced in IT leadership, he has developed and introduced business and IT solutions for J.D. Irving, Limited for over 20 years where he held Director positions in Enterprise Solutions, IT Strategic Planning, and Enterprise Architecture.

As CIO, he is responsible to oversee the University’s IT strategy and execution —including governance and risk analysis—ensuring it fully supports UPEI’s academic mission. His initial priority is to lead the transformation, selection, and implementation of technologies that will integrate the operational processes that serve UPEI’s students, faculty, and staff.

Mr. Sanderson is an alumnus of UPEI (Bachelor of Business Administration) and holds an MBA from the University of Ottawa.

Chief Information Officer links:

Melissa Bruce
Executive Assistant
Department: 
Office of the CIO
Phone: 
(902) 566-0552