Mr. Green became the university's chief information officer in May 2007, after serving as the chief operating officer for PROFORMANCE, Inc., a document-imaging provider to the banking industry. Before that, he served as a Senior Director of IT for Hewlett Packard (HP) overseeing the Americas Region Services IT organization. He also served as the IT Director of Internet Systems, CRM Systems, and Corporate Testing and Release Management for Corporate Services at HP. Prior to his work at HP, Green served as a consulting practice director for Andersen Consulting, Digital Equipment Corporation, and DSC Communications specializing in multimedia and broadband networking. He has worked in defense systems at the Oak Ridge National Labs and E-Systems, and was also a full time instructor of computer science (graduate and undergraduate) at The University of Southern Mississippi in Hattiesburg. Green is still active in Program Management training and organizations such as IEEE and ACM. He has a M.S. in Computer Science from the University of Tennessee and a B.S. in Mathematics from Mississippi State University.