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JD Gillis

Office of Academic Innovation

Distance Learning Support Specialist and D2L Administration


JD Gillis is the Distance Learning Support Specialist and D2L Administrator for the Office of Information Technology. He started working at OIT as a student Desktop Replacement Technician in 2006 while working for his degree in History. After Graduating in 2010, he decided not to quit his day job and continue in the field of IT at Portland State. Outside of work, JD enjoys his inner nerd by playing video games and browsing reddit. He also plays Guitar and Mandolin in a classic rock cover band. Learn more about the D2L Course Support JD provides.