For the past 13 years Steve diFilipo has been in executive leadership roles as VP and CIO in higher education. Prior to this career, Steve was an award-winning corporate creative service innovator, leveraging technology solutions for Campbell, Comcast, PECO, and others. Steve began his career, however, as a professional studio musician, and received his Masters degree from New York University. For a brief time he lived in the storied Greenwich Village. Much of his personal style and professional acumen was shaped by the area and the denizens of ‘The Village’ in the 70’s.