Executive Vice President & Chief Information Officer - SAS
Keith Collins directed R&D at SAS for most of his career, including 13 years as Chief Technology Officer. His latest charter is to redefine the role of IT from tactical to strategic, and to accelerate SAS in cloud computing. Collins, a graduate of North Carolina State University in computer science, is a founding member of the computer science department’s strategic advisory board. In 2003, NC State named him a Distinguished Engineering Alumnus. Collins is an adviser for Bull City Venture Partners and a patron of the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences.