CHIEF TECHNOLOGY AND INFORMATION OFFICER
FORSYTH COUNTY SCHOOLS (GA)
Mike Evans serves as the Chief Technology and Information Officer for Forsyth County Schools. As CTIO, Mike oversees three dynamic teams, including technology services, instructional technology and information systems. As the district’s student enrollment continues to increase at a staggering rate of 1,600 – 1,800 students per year, his goal is to continue moving the district in a direction which stays ahead of the growth and strives to provide a variety of innovative digital learning opportunities for students and staff.
During his 10 years working at the Forsyth County Board of Education, Mike also served as the Director of Information Systems, director for the Investing in Innovation (i3) federal grant, as well as the district Instructional Technology Specialist with a focus on integration strategies for all grades K-12. His 16 years in education have allowed him to teach several grades at the elementary school level in both Georgia and Florida. He holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Central Florida, a bachelor’s degree from the University of South Florida and a master’s degree in Instructional Technology from Lesley University. His passion for encouraging exploration and creativity in students and staff keeps him motivated each day in his dream job.