Canvas Governance Group


Guide the execution of objectives, methods, and priorities set by TLT on the Canvas migration and to continue this work post-Program. The CGG is composed of key academic technology stakeholders at each Harvard school migrating to Canvas as well as a library representative.

To fulfill this charge, the Canvas Governance Group member will:

  • Share School Canvas issues, priorities, and needs with HUIT and each other
  • Provide School input on HUIT Canvas priorities / roadmap
  • Communicate HUIT Canvas priorities to Schools
  • Share Canvas migration and support ideas and experiences with HUIT and each other


  • David Bozzi (Manager of Application Projects & Support, HMS)
  • Lisa Brem (Manager, Teaching, Learning & Curriculum Solutions, HLS)
  • Kim Edelman (Senior Manager, Academic Platform Support and Engagement, TLT)
  • Stephen Ervin (Assistant Dean for Information Technology, GSD) / Kevin Lau (Head of Library Information Systems and Instructional Technology, GSD)
  • Greg Fuccillo (Director, Architecture, Engineering and Applications, HGSE)
  • Dan Hawkins (Director of Information Technology and Media Services, HDS) / Kama Lord (Instructional Technology Analyst, HDS)
  • David Heitmeyer (Senior Manager, Academic Platform Development and Open Source Community Lead, TLT)
  • Eleni Kaxiras (Assistant Director for Academic Technology, Harvard Paulson SEAS)
  • Rebecca Loose (Project Manager, HKS)
  • Kris Marksman (Online Learning Librarian, Harvard Library)
  • Rebecca Nesson (Director of Course Development and Production, DCE) / Sarah Ledoux (Academic Technology Analyst, DCE)
  • Jeanne Po (Director, Learning Technologies & Instructional Design Services, HBS)
  • Julie Riley (Learning Designer, Harvard Chan SPH)
  • Annie Rota (Director, Academic Technology Group, FAS)
  • Kristin Sullivan (Program Director, TLT)
  • Alan Wolf (Managing Director, Academic Technology Services)

The Committee meets on a monthly basis through June 2016, with an expected time commitment of about 1-2 hours per month. Meeting regularity post-Program to be determined at a later date.