Stephen Lopez

Stephen Lopez

Honors and Awards

Smithsonian Computerworld Innovator award nomination for the application of data communications technology in the field of medicine, 1995.


Results-driven senior management professional with extensive experience leading people and teams, implementing and overseeing technology infrastructures and administering multi-million dollar operations budgets. Possesses an in-depth understanding of emerging technologies and their commercial application.

Work experience

Work experience
Jan 2002 - Present

Vice President, Support Services

Provide operations management and oversight with accountability to corporate governance. Oversee organizational IT infrastructure, business continuity, disaster recovery, facility operations and real estate portfolio with capital and operational budgetary responsibility.

2001 - Present

Adjunct Associate Professor

Graduate School of Business, classes taught: MBA780 Electronic Commerce, MBA627 Management of Information Technology, MBA651 Management of Technological Change

2007 - Present

Adjunct Professor

Graduate school of business, classes taught include: BUS200 Principles of Management, MKT500 Marketing Management, FIN100 Principles of Finance, BUS520 Leadership & Organizational Behavior, BUS 508 The Business Enterprise

1997 - 2006

Adjunct Associate Professor

Graduate school of Information Science and Technology (IST) - Classes taught: INFO614 Distributed Systems & Networking, INFO780 Advanced Network Design

1999 - 2002

Associate Vice President, Technology Services

National Board of Medical Examiners

Provide technology vision and leadership for improving the Information Systems methods, processes, and practices for the use of technology in the implementation of organizational IS initiatives. Select and implement system infrastructure standards and maintenance methodologies that create an efficient and scalable organizational IT architecture. Aligns the use of technology with the operations of the organization. Oversees the tactical management of the technology infrastructure and implements technology strategy. Provide technical direction of desktop computing, network infrastructure, and Internet services staff to drive value from technology investments.

1994 - 1999

Manager, Network and Telecommunications Services

National Board of Medical Exanminers

Provide direction and management of IT staff in the following IS functions: data center management, desktop architecture, training and user support, server and network architecture, LAN and WAN infrastructure, Internet systems architecture, Intranet application administration, and enterprise systems security.

1992 - 1994

Network Engineer

Primary responsibilities included network management and the design of the organizational data & voice communications infrastructure.

1988 - 1992

Manager, Computer Operations

Vitetta Group

Responsibilities included management of organizational computer operations, desktop computing resources, Computer Aided Design (CADD) management, end user support and technical staff management. Additional responsibilities included resource procurement and operations management.


Sep 1994 - Jun 1996

Doctor of Philosophy

Major in Telecommunications and Distributed Computer Networks.

Doctorial Thesis: Designing the Intelligent Data Network: An Architectural Model for the Enterprise Information System.


2008 - Present

Certified in the Governance of Enterprise IT (CGEIT)

Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA)
2003 - Present

Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)

Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA)