Steven C. Tarr

Affiliated Expert

Executive Vice President, Emeritus Corporation

 

Telephone: 425-681-4154

Email: sctarr@admin.umass.edu       

 

 


Education:

Ph.D., Portland State University, 1990
M.S., Washington State University, 1984
B.S., Washington State University, 1976

Research/Teaching Interests:

High performing teams, leadership, balanced scorecard, strategy and execution, technology adoption and integration as connected with business objectives, customer service.


 

Selected Publications:

Tarr, Steven C. The Green Method of Practical Technology Project Management. 248 pages. Columbia-Capstone, 2010

Tarr, Steven C. Yes You! Yes Now! Leadership: The No Excuses Path to Success by Leading Yourself, Leading Your Team, Leading Your Leader. 288 pages. Columbia-Capstone, 2009

 

Academic and Professional Activities:

Member, Executive Committee, Washington State University College of Business National Board of Advisors

Chair, Management Information Systems Advisory Board, Washington State University

Member, College of Healthcare Information Management Executives

Member, Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society

Founding Member, Technology Executive Leadership Academy

 

Recent Speaking Engagements:

IT Governance: The Real World Case of Consolidating Systems - Or Not!

Yosemite, California

October 18, 2011
Fall 2011 Conference California County Information Services Directors Association

Speaker:  Steven C. Tarr, Principal at Steve Tarr Consulting

 

Transformational Leadership: From Concepts to Practice

Stanford, California

August 30, 2011
Center for Leadership Transformation - Stanford University

Speaker:  Steven C. Tarr, Principal at Steve Tarr Consulting

 

Managing Assurance Engagement Effectiveness - Moss Adams University

Seattle, Washington

August 8, 2011

Senior Auditor Annual Conference

Understanding Technology: A View from Industry

Speaker:  Steven C. Tarr, Principal at Steve Tarr Consulting

 

Managing Assurance Engagement Effectiveness - Moss Adams University

Seattle, Washington

June 2, 2011
Junior Auditor Annual Conference

Understanding Technology: A View from Industry

Speaker:  Steven C. Tarr, Principal at Steve Tarr Consulting

 

Technology Executive Leadership Academy

Seattle, Washington

April 26, 2011
Governance for Future Information Technology Leaders - Hosted by Alaska Airlines

Speaker:  Steven C. Tarr, Principal at Steve Tarr Consulting

 

CIO Executive Leadership Conference

Phoenix, Arizona

November 9, 2010:
Is Your Security Blanket Threadbare? - Strategies and Tactics for Security Management

The Buttes Resort, Tempe, Arizona
Moderator and Panelists: 

Moderator: Steven C. Tarr, Principal at Steve Tarr Consulting

Ken C. Bohlen, VP & CIO, Arizona Public Service Company

Caren Shiozaki, EVP & CIO, Thornburg Mortgage