New technology manager hired for Ridgewood (N.J.) Public Schools

Wednesday, August 21, 2013

According to the position's job description, Kenny, who is currently the Westwood Regional School District's technology coordinator, will serve as the "chief information officer for the district," providing "leadership in the development, implementation and coordination of the district's information technology (IT) plans."

This includes assisting staff in managing cross-curricular technology instruction and district-wide technology infrastructure - "file servers, mail server, domain controllers, wireless networks, storage area network, backups, switch configurations, mail archives, firewalls, spam filtering, anti-virus, printing" and other software and devices.

"I'm very grateful that we're going to have somebody in that position ... particularly as we move forward with our technology plan," Ridgewood Board of Education Vice President Vince Loncto said at last week's meeting.

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