Spalding University’s Information Technology Department provides 24/7 support to Faculty, Staff and Students. If you need support please review the following options.
Spalding Portal, Moodle and General Support
Students who need help accessing the portal, resetting a spalding password, using email, Web Advisor or Blackboard may visit our Student Help Desk Site or call 1-855-585-9911 (extension 2398 on campus). Faculty and staff may visit the Staff Help Desk at (, call extension 2398 or email
Information Technology Staff
Ezra Krumhansl, Chief Information Officer.
He oversees the management of the University’s computing and telecommunications infrastructure. Ezra joined Spalding in September 2005 as Coordinating Director of Enrollment Management. Before coming to Spalding, Ezra was Director of Graduate Admissions at the School of Communication at American University in Washington, DC. He also worked as an undergraduate academic advisor to students in the College of Arts and Sciences. Ezra received his BA in International Studies from the School of International Service at American University in 1998, and in 2005 he earned his MBA with an emphasis in Information Technology and Accounting from the Kogod School of Business at American University.
Dennis Tyler, Senior Network Administrator
Hired in April of 1995 as a PC Technician, he handled all service calls and software support. Promoted to Technical Support Analyst in 1998, Network Administrator in 2000 and Senior Network Administrator in 2001 to present. In addition to handling the duties of networking, has supervised the IT Service Department since 2000.
Nancy Crowhorn, PC Hardware Technician
Nancy supports faculty, staff and students with software and hardware issues and keeps the 750 plus computers on campus working smoothly.
Eric Bennett, Senior Programmer
Eric is an alumnus of Spalding University and has worked in the IT department for 15 years. His primary responsibilities are the Spalding portal, integrating applications with Ellucian Colleague, and developing mobile and web applciations.
Rob Giesting, Director of Administrative Computing
Rob came to Information Technology after working as an academic advisor, developing tools for using data to assess the progress of various initiatives.  He is now responsible for helping data to "flow" throughout the university, working closely with Instiutional Effectiveness, Admissions, Advancement, Financial Aid, and many others to provide data for decision making, compliance and student support.  He has a BA in English from Wabash College, a BP in philosophy from the Pontifical College Josephinum, and an MA in English from the University of Louisville. 

Ashleigh Huff, CRM Coordinator

Tyler Hunter, Fusion Specialist - Information Technology/Help Desk

Fusion Center
The Fusion Center provides services to faculty, staff and students including incoming and outgoing mail, printing (letter, poster, large format etc.) and replacement ID cards. Email for more information.

Alisa Peach, Manager of Fusion Center

Troy Riley, Fusion Specialist

Beloved Recent Retirees

Fred Consigli, Systems Programmer/Assistant Director
Fred retired from Spalding University in 2019.
Sally Spalding, Systems Programmer
Sally joined the University’s Information Technology team in August 2007 as a systems programmer, primarily focusing on Datatel issues and data integrity, data warehousing, and business reporting applications. She began working at the University in March 2006 as a data processing specialist in Admissions, after spending 20+ years as a systems analyst and database administrator in the insurance, consumer service, inbound telemarketing, and manufacturing industries.
Sally received an AAS in Business Administration from McKendree University in 1993.
Sally retired from Spalding University in 2019.

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