Marcus Session is the Vice President of Information Technology Services for Tampa International Airport (TPA). His passion for technology, innovation, and business enablement are guiding the technology strategy of TPA. He is responsible for leading and advising on technology initiatives throughout the organization. He has 21 years of experience in Information Technology working in a variety of industries. Previously, he served as Interim CIO for USF Health and Senior Director of IT Operations for the USF System.
During his tenure at Tampa International Airport the ITS team has undergone significant change; restructuring of the IT project management office and information security team, hosting several technology events, and strengthened relationships with other technology organizations throughout the country. This has increased visibility, collaboration, security, and efficiency of technology initiatives at the TPA.
He was recognized in 2018 as one of eleven CIO of the year honorees by the Tampa Bay Business Journal. He serves as a board member for the Tampa Chapter of the Society for Information Management (SIM) as Vice President, and he as a steering group member for the Airports Council International BIT Committee.
He has spoken at national conferences and led transformative initiatives to help his organizations reach their goals. He holds a Master’s of Science in Information Technology, as well as a Bachelor’s of Science in Business Administration from the University of South Florida. He is also a member of the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi and a Cisco Networking Academy alumnus.
Vice President – Information Technology Services
Hillsborough County Aviation Authority (HCAA)