Information Technology – Understanding a Web of Career Paths - View the video

Todd Peterson

Todd Peterson
PC Support Specialist II
Meriter Hospital

202 South Park Street
Madison, WI 53715

Career Clusters / Help Topics:

  • Information Technology

Todd Peterson has more than 17-years of Healthcare IT experience at Meriter Hospital. He was the manager of Desktop Applications and Devices for 13 years, and has recently moved back into a technical role overseeing enterprise level software and hardware rollouts for the organization. He is skilled at creating strategic and operational plans, business cases, cost benefit analysis, and project plans. He has led numerous large, transformational projects and is experienced in leading organizations through change and transition. Todd majored in Healthcare Administration at Concordia University Wisconsin where he earned his Bachelor of Arts degree. He went on to earn his MBA – Management Information Systems degree from Concordia University Wisconsin. Outside of work Todd is also an adjunct instructor for Lakeland College with 11 years of experience in the classroom leading classes in the Computer Science and Business areas.

In the world Information Technology you hear terms like networking, programming and desktop help. But where do these fit into a career in IT. With more than 17 years of experience in the field, Todd Peterson will help make sense of the maze of career opportunities in Information Technology. He’ll explain the entire spectrum of IT processes today how the field remains a critical part of all business. Todd will also use his 11 years of experience as an adjunct instructor for Lakeland College to discuss education options available for students who desire to enter into the IT job market and a career. (Running Time 23:14)