IT Mission Statement

BYU-Idaho Information Technology focuses on developing disciples of Jesus Christ who are leaders in their homes, the church, and their communities by providing technology-based solutions that support and enhance the BYU-Idaho experience.

IT Guiding Principles


We will support the BYU-Idaho mission and focus our efforts on increasing the quality of the student experience, serving more students, and lowering the relative cost of BYU-Idaho education.


Employees will understand how they contribute to the mission of BYU-Idaho through clear responsibilities and stewardships, transparent expectations, and regular evaluations.


We will rely on inspired decisions that are forward thinking and data driven— remembering to consider the long-term implications of those decisions.


Through open, honest, and transparent communication, the University community will understand IT services and support.


We will become predictable and repeatable with established common architectures and standards.

Employee Development

We will provide our staff with the tools, training, and support needed to allow them to succeed and grow.

Customer Driven

IT decisions will be founded on customer needs.


We will deploy resources to meet institutional priorities.


We will function as one IT team.

IT Vision Statement

IT Executive Council (ITEC)

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Joe Taylor

Chief Information Officer

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Jeff Hassett

IT Operations Managing

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Kent Barrus

Portfolio Management
Managing Director

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Annie Stott

Director of Process

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Joe McWilliams

IT Solutions
Managing Director