VP for Information Technology and Chief Information Officer

The Office of the VP for Information Technology and Chief Information Officer provides systemwide leadership for information technology systems and services, and leads Information Technology Services (ITS).  ITS is comprised of Academic Technologies, Administrative Services, Cyberinfrastructure, Management Information Systems, Information Security, and Technology Infrastructure.

Garret T. Yoshimi is the vice president for information technology and chief information officer (VPIT/CIO).  He provides executive leadership in collaboratively setting forth the overall vision, goals, strategies and plans for the effective and appropriate use of information technologies to advance the UH System.

Yoshimi brings over 35 years of information technology experience in both the public and private sectors.  A native of Honolulu, Yoshimi earned a bachelor of science degree in electrical engineering from Purdue University and a graduate certificate in telecommunications and information resource management from the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa.



January 18, 2017 – ITS Talks – State of ITS 2017
July 13, 2016 – Bytemarks Cafe – IT Transformation
April 26, 2016 – State of the ResNet
March 18, 2016 – ITS Update for the ACCFSC
March 17, 2016 – Career Opportunities in CyberSecurity
January 20, 2016 – ITS Talks – State of ITS 2016
July 21, 2015 –  Hawaii Information, Communications and Technology Association
June 19, 2015 – IT All-Campus Workshop
June 12, 2015 – Think Tech Hawaii Interview
March 11, 2015 – ITS Talks First 60 Days


Garret T. Yoshimi
VP for Information Technology and Chief Information Officer

Contact Information
Phone: (808) 956-3501
Fax: (808) 956-7322
Email: gyoshimi@hawaii.edu

Mailing Address
Information Technology Center (ITC)
2520 Correa Road
Honolulu, HI 96822


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