David Yother

DavidYother
  • Director of Academic Technology and Relationship Management for the Information Technology area.
  • Focuses on building collaborative relationships across campus that keep IT in sync with the needs of the University and guide adoption of effective technology in support of the University’s mission.
  • Has a Business/Marketing degree from UAB and 25+ years of multi-industry IT management and leadership experience (higher education, banking, and retailing).
  • Current areas of focus at UAB include Academic Technology (Instructional and Classroom), Customer Relationships (Help Desk, IT Website, Business Relationship Mgmt.), and Vendor Relationships (Contracts/Licensing/Vendor Mgmt.).
  • Serves as co-Executive Sponsor to the Advisory Council to the Center for Teaching and Learning
  • Serves as chair of the Learning Resources Team for UAB's SACS Reaffirmation effort.
  • Serves as a member of the Advisory Council to eLearning and Professional Studies, the UAB Online Strategic Planning Steering Committee, and the Disability Support Services Technology Committee.
  • He also holds an Alabama Real Estate license (inactive) and is a local coordinator for American Red Cross blood drives.
  • Three personal values guide David’s decisions and interactions - integrity, inclusiveness, and doing the right thing.