Mr. James Kennedy Director of Technology

Technology Department

The Information Technology Department provides services to support administrative and instructional operations of the district. We strive to provide a quality service to the staff, students and parents, which includes access to a reliable data and voice network, updated data management systems, stable instructional workstations and audiovisual equipment, and resources to support teaching and learning.

James Kennedy joined BCSSD in December of 2020. James served as the Director of Technology for a private school in Toledo. James was a Systems Engineer Consultant for over 25 years and was also Owner/President of JM Technology Group. James believes the sole objective of the Technology Department is to provide superior service in support of teaching and learning.

James received his Associates degree in Technical Science along with Microsoft/Novell/Google Certifications. James is a Veteran of the United States Army serving 8 years during Desert Storm and received the Army Achievement Medal for meritorious work done overseas. James also hold a U.S. Copyright in Managed Services that is still used today to incorporate the need of Managed Services for small/medium sized companies.

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