Dawn Thistle Named Executive Director of IT

Dawn Thistle has been named executive director of information technology (IT) and media services at Assumption College. Thistle has held the executive director position on an interim basis since January 2008, while still serving as the college’s director of library services, a position she had held since 1998.
In her new position, Thistle manages the daily operations of the IT and media services department, which supports the administrative and academic computing, networking, media, telecommunications and end-user services for the college. In consultation with other campus entities,Thistle’s office will determine the strategic direction for Assumption College’s information technology initiatives.

Thistle, who resides in Oakham, holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees in music from Oberlin College and the New England Conservatory, respectively, and master of science and doctor of arts degrees from Simmons College.

Kimberly Dunbar, Director of Public Affairs, Assumption College
ke.dunbar@assumption.edu @AssumptionNews