Pam Schafer accepted the program manager position within ITD's Enterprise Services Division, effective July 1, 2013. She will be involved with IT Procurement and Asset Management, which includes RFP and contract reviews, IT procurement consulting, contract administration, and general assistance to North Dakota agencies regarding IT procurement and contracting best practices.
She has Bachelors Degrees in Mathematics and Computer Science from Dickinson State University, along with a MBA from the University of North Dakota. She has worked for the state of North Dakota since 1990 in the information technology field, which included the Information Technology Department and the Office of Management and Budget. Pam was the Criminal Justice Information Sharing Program (CJIS) Director from July 2006 to June 2013.
Pam is married to Ray, and they have 2 children. She enjoys continued learning opportunities. As a family they enjoy weekends on the river and family vacations. Pam was born in Bismarck and grew up on the family farm west of Mandan.