Chief Information Officer

John Honchell

Seasoned Information Technology Leader with experience in the information technology sector with a successful career of bringing tangible value from data driven implementations in a culture of service and respect looking for a long-term senior level position with a leading organization. Areas of expertise: IT Management | IT Strategy | Integration | Disaster Recovery | Vendor Management | Business Analysis Active Directory | Cloud Infrastructure | ITIL | COBIT | DevOps | Agile | Project Management | SCRUM | IT Service Management (ITSM) | IT Experience | Information Governance | Information Management | Information Technology Technical Skills: Active Directory | Cloud Infrastructure | Cloud Computing | SaaS | PaaS | Hybrid Cloud | Microsoft Azure Application Support | Monitoring |Alerting | Automation | Orchestration | APM | Dynatrace Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM) | vRealize Suite vRealize Operations Manager (vROps) | vRealize LogInsight (vRLI) | vRealize Network Insight (vRNI) vRealize Orchestrator (vRO) | vRealize Automation (vRA) | DNS | VMWare | Microsoft SQL Server | WAN |DHCP | Microsoft Windows Server | Machine Learning | Artificial Intelligence (AI)

Current Role

  • Company Name: Ellucian
  • Job Title: Chief Information Officer
  • Start Date: June 2022
  • Company Industry: Higher Education
  • Location: Miami-Fort Lauderdale Area

Inspired by the transformative impact of education, Ellucian develops solutions that power the essential work of colleges and universities. As the world’s leading provider of software and services designed for higher education, Ellucian works with more than 2,500 institutions in nearly 50 countries—enhancing operations and enriching the experience for over 18 million students. Ellucian provides student information systems (SIS), finance and HR, recruiting, retention, analytics and advancement software solutions. With more than 1,400 institutions subscribing to Ellucian’s cloud services and SaaS offerings, the company is one of the largest providers of cloud-based solutions in higher education. Ellucian also supports the higher education community with a range of professional services such as application software implementation, training, education, and management consulting. Ellucian brings power, passion, and performance to bear for higher education, and its ability to better our world.


Previous Company:

  • Company Name:  Northeast Lakeview College
  • Job Title:  Director of Information Technology
  • Start Date:  March 2021