New IT Staff Member: Tom Gatton

The HSPH Department of Information Technology welcomes new hire, Tom Gatton.  Tom will work on our server team as an administrator filling the vacancy left by Andy Ross.  Andy is now the school’s security manager.

Tom is a graduate of Bentley College where he earned a bachelors of science in computer information systems. He is currently pursuing an ALM in information technology from Harvard University Extension School.

Tom is transferring from Harvard’s Graduate School of Arts and Sciences where he has worked since 2006.  His work included maintaining a number of web, application and database servers.  Tom worked with GSAS leadership and consultants on launching the new GSAS website.  He has considerable experience with server security and resource planning.  Prior to his work at GSAS, Tom spent 5 years at Harvard’s University Information Systems where he was a desktop and network support technician.

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Photo by David Shelton

We are excited by Tom’s mix of desktop, web, and server skills. He is a A+ certified desktop technician and currently seeking Microsoft server certification.
Please join us in welcoming Tom to our technical staff and to the HSPH community!

Interesting fact:  In his time away from work, Tom is an avid photographer as well as a musician.