ORG University of Washington Title BIO Tom Lewis directs Academic & Collaborative Applications (ACA) for University of Washington Information Technology. His team advances teaching, learning, and research by investigating computing trends, identifying user needs, crafting innovative applications, and integrating open source technologies, vendor solutions, and cloud services. ACA services include online course delivery tools, research technologies, email and calendaring solutions, Web publishing, collaboration tools, mobile applications, digital media platforms, and the university portal. Tom also coordinates campus-wide or multi-unit projects to integrate teaching and technology and helps lead enterprise architecture efforts. He is a recovering political scientist.