Mike Toussaint
Director of Networks and Telecommunications, University of Illinois, Chicago

Biography

Michael “Mike” Toussaint has over 15 years of experience as a consulting systems engineer and specializes in advanced technology infrastructures, and has become a trusted technical advisor to CIOs around the world. Mike has extensive global technical consulting experience to the Fortune 500 and has lead mission critical projects in North and South America, EMEA and APAC. Mike also serves as a Major in the Air Force Auxiliary/Civil Air Patrol, where he is the Illinois Wing Group 2 Commander with responsibilities including overseeing six squadrons comprised of over 250 officers, enlisted-personnel, and cadets in addition to aircraft and ground assets. Mike is also an Adjunct Professor at Governor’s State University where he teaches Management Information Systems.

Mike earned an MBA from Auburn University with Phi Kappa Phi honors, and a Bachelor’s in Technical Management from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University.