Steven Ferguson is a highly regarded IT leader with 27 years of industry experience. As the Chief Information Officer for the Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG), he manages a talented team of IT professionals to support TCSG’s technical education, adult education, economic development, and workforce development initiatives across 88 campuses in the state. Steven’s contributions to the field have earned him recognition as a 2022 member of Georgia’s TITAN 100, 2021 Technology Leader of the Year for Innovation, and the 2019 Georgia CIO of the Year. He is a driving force behind TCSG’s innovative eCampus platform and micro-credential initiative. He is also a founding executive committee member of the National Science Foundation-funded National Institute for Artificial Intelligence in Adult Learning and Online Education (AI-ALOE).
With an M.S. in Information Technology from Southern Polytechnic State University, a B.S. in Business Administration and Information Technology from Columbia Southern University, and an A.S. in Engineering from Gainesville State College, Steven is well-equipped to tackle complex IT challenges. He is also a proud graduate of TCSG’s Executive Leadership Academy.
In addition to his professional accomplishments, Steven is a committed community leader who serves on the Board of Directors for the Technology Association of Georgia (TAG) and volunteers for various non-profit and educational organizations