Office of Information Technology

The Office of Information Technology (OIT) provides IT leadership, strategic direction, and centralized IT products and services supporting the State Department of Education. Under the leadership of the Chief Information Officer, OIT provides essential IT services to all 27 offices and divisions at MSDE headquarters, in addition to the Maryland State Board of Education,13 regional child care offices, and 29 offices of Rehabilitation Services. 

OIT provides technical expertise to MSDE's 2 independent agencies homed within the MSDE headquarters building and fosters IT collaboration with all 24 local education agencies, covering the 24 counties in Maryland.


Shawn Fritz-Rushing
Chief Information Officer, Office of Information Technology
Office: 410-767-0422