University VPs

John McGuthry
Chief Information Officer

John McGuthryJohn McGuthry was selected to serve as Cal Poly Pomona’s Chief Information Officer in 2011. Previously he served as the Chief Information Officer for Armstrong Atlantic State University and as the Chief Information Officer at Reinhardt College. John has been successful at improving IT operations, building and improving operational processes to support university operations, and supporting emerging technologies for learning environments.

Prior to joining Higher Education as a CIO, McGuthry held management positions in consulting and product management organizations for Fortune 100 corporations. John has assisted in planning, designing, and launching multi-billion dollar technical services for both business and consumer customers.

McGuthry holds a bachelor’s degree in physical science from the University of Maryland and a master’s degree in management from the Georgia Institute of Technology.