Brendan Guenther

Chief Academic Digital Officer
Digital Evangelist. Customer Advocate. Gritty Leader.

As Chief Academic Digital Officer, Brendan works at the intersection of digital transformation and academic entrepreneurship. When preparing a new online program or working with partners to design a digital experience, Brendan thrives where it’s never been done. He focuses with tenacity and is passionate about pushing on the flywheel when students will benefit.

Brendan previously served in Information Technology. He optimizes services to create customer-centered experiences relying on technology. His online learning experience started with experiments in the 90s. Brendan loves the scrappiness of colleagues at MSU, and opportunities for change that come through the university.

Brendan earned an MA in Higher, Adult and Lifelong Education and a BA in Telecommunications, both at Michigan State University. He is currently a doctoral candidate in Higher, Adult and Lifelong Education in the College of Education. Brendan is a fitness enthusiast and a masochist, enjoying challenging individual fitness challenges with team camaraderie, so you can find Brendan after work training for his next adventure.

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