Simeon Ananou joined Salisbury University in May 2013, as Chief
Information Officer (CIO) to lead the strategic direction of
Information Technology at the University. As CIO, Simeon
provides overall leadership, planning and management for
campus-wide information technology and digital needs. He is
responsible for academic and administrative technologies,
including the campus network, telecommunications, IT security
and policy, helpdesk services and the Integrated Media Center.
Prior to joining Salisbury University, Ananou served as
Associate Provost at Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania
from 2008 to 2013. He also served as senior Information
Technology executive at Piedmont Virginia Community College and
at Ashland University in previous years.
His career started at The Ohio State University where he
served in various capacities ranging from Student Assistant,
Telecommunications Systems Specialist, Network Administrator
then Systems Engineer at the University Network Integrated
Telecommunications Systems (UNITS) in the Office of Information
Technology (OIT). Simeon holds a B.A. from The Ohio State
University, an MBA from Baker College in Flint, Michigan and a
D.Ed. from Indiana University of Pennsylvania.
Dr. Ananou and his wife Regine live in Salisbury with their