Jason Rappaport is currently the manager of the Westphal IT department for the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design at Drexel University.
After graduation from Drexel University in 2005 with a Masters in Information systems, Jay started his career within the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts and Design as a facility manager. As a facility manager he worked within the IT department and provided support services to faculty, staff, and students.
In the middle 2006 Jay left the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts and Design to work for the New Jersey Schools Development Authority (NJSDA) as a business analyst. Working closely with subject matter experts and developers, Jay designed/ created an all inclusive web based information system to track the land acquisition and development process that transcended the entire organization; the system is still in use today.
Jay then returned to the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts and Design in the middle of 2008 and has since served as the manager of the Westphal IT department. As the manager, he is responsible for managing the computer operations for the entire college, including: bulk computer purchase price negotiation/ acquisition/ deployment and redistribution of previous equipment; overseeing support services to ensure timely response of quality resolution; managing web development team resources; server resource optimization; full time employee hiring and training.
Drexel University College of Information Science and Technology. M.S. Information Systems
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey. B.A. Information Technology and Informatics
Drexel Leaders 2020 Certificate Program
Supervisor Certificate Program
Six Sigma Green Belt Certified Professional
Microsoft Certified Professional