Anne Margulies

Vice President and Chief Information Officer of Harvard University

As Vice President and Chief Information Officer, Anne Margulies is responsible for information technology strategies, plans, policies and services that support Harvard University’s mission of teaching, learning, and research. She previously served as the Assistant Secretary for Information Technology and CIO for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, where she led an IT community of 2000 professionals to consolidate a patchwork of computing, networking and applications development services for the state. Margulies was also the founding director of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s successful and popular “OpenCourseWare” initiative. Margulies has received numerous awards and recognitions for her work, most recently being inducted into the CIO Hall of Fame in 2017. She has served on several civic, charitable and professional boards, including the Massachusetts Technology Collaborative and the emeritus board of directors of the non-profit HeadingHome, Inc.