Jay Elvove


Jay Elvove (Co-Chair) is retired from the University of Maryland where was  IT Manager, spending more than 35 years in support of academic, administrative, and research computing.  Some of the major initiatives in which he played a key role include design and development of an enterprise email system, initial build-out and significant subsequent expansion of the university’s high-performance computing infrastructure, and the creation of a program aimed at stimulating new initiatives in scientific and data visualization technologies. He is currently a member of the Leadership Team of the Creative Edge Studio Collaborative in Hyattsville, Maryland and volunteers at the AFI Silver’s Educational Screening Program.  He has a Master’s Degree in Computer Systems Management and Bachelor’s degrees in English Literature, Psychology, and Radio, Television & Film, all from the University of Maryland.