NORFOLK, Neb. – Northeast Community College has named Paul Feilmeier as its next vice president of technology services.
Feilmeier comes to Northeast from Faith Regional Health Services (FRHS) where he has served as information technology (IT) director since 2016. He supervised more than 20 employees and led several projects to completion at the Norfolk hospital. This includes senior leadership oversight of the IT strategy, governance, enterprise architecture, infrastructure technology, service delivery, reliability, applications, telecommunications, data management, information security, risk management, and vendors.
“Accepting this role at Northeast Community College is an exciting opportunity for me,” Feilmeier said. “My motivation will be to integrate teams, processes and technology. I am excited to introduce new methods while striving for digital transformation that will support future innovation at the College.”
Northeast President Leah Barrett said Feilmeier has a passion for relationship building to accomplish goals and to develop systems that support effective information technology in all environments.
“We are excited to have Paul join the Northeast team. His wealth of information technology and infrastructure experience is vital to such an important area as technology services,” Barrett said. “Paul’s project leadership experience will serve Northeast students, faculty and staff well.”
As vice president of technology services, Feilmeier will serve as the chief information officer of the College and provide vision and direction in leading all aspects of Northeast’s technology resources, services and areas of operation to support its mission. He will also be a key advisor to the president and other members of the executive leadership team on technology strategies and initiatives to support student learning, service delivery, workplace efficiencies, and organizational effectiveness.
Prior to his time at FRHS, Feilmeier was in senior information technology leadership positions at Covidien and Quammen HealthCare Consultants. He is a certified project management professional and a Microsoft certified systems administrator.
Feilmeier earned his Master of Science and Bachelor of Science degrees in Management Information Systems from Bellevue University and is an alumnus of Northeast Community College, where he earned his Associate of Applied Science degree in Computer Programming.
Feilmeier will begin his new duties at Northeast in late July.