Chris McCoy

Chris McCoy

Chief Information Officer

Executive Assistant: 
Donna Jackson

Bio Information

Chris McCoy has served as the Chief Information Officer for UNT and the UNT System since October 2019. He is responsible for leading the digital strategy across the UNT System, including aligning digital resources to the business. Mr. McCoy has more than 30 years of experience in higher education. He most recently served at the University of Arkansas as vice chancellor for finance and administration. Prior to serving Arkansas as vice chancellor, he was chief information officer from 2015-18. Chris also has held leadership roles in IT at Metropolitan State University in Minnesota, the Minnesota State Colleges & Universities System, Iowa State University and Purdue University.


  • M.B.A., University of Iowa
  • M.E. in Systems Engineering, Iowa State University
  • B.S. in Computer Science, Iowa State University