Roy Hart

CIO
Seneca College

Roy Hart is the Chief Information Officer for Seneca College and brings over 25 years of enterprise IT experience, including senior level leadership positions for the past 15 years.

Roy leads the delivery of IT services to one of the largest colleges in Canada, with some 26,000 full-time and 70,000 part-time students. Seneca College offers a diverse array of degree, diploma, and certificate programs from 9 campuses located in the GTA, and one in Peterborough.

Since joining Seneca in August 2011, Roy has led the modernization of IT and enabled a broad transformation of business processes across the College. Through the i3 ERP program, major core business systems have undergone a complete upgrade, moving from an in-house developed solution to an Oracle PeopleSoft comprehensive platform. Simultaneously, Roy has implemented ITIL, enabled private cloud computing, moved to SaaS for email (Office 365), upgraded the network, implemented digital signage, and improved dozens of other information systems at Seneca.

Roy holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Memorial University of Newfoundland and is active in the technology community, in particular, TechConnex and the CIO Association of Canada.