I was previously the SVP of Technology at WebMD and the CTO at Corillian, now a part of CheckFree and Fiserv.

I’ve lived all over the country but have been in the Portland, Oregon area since 1998. I’m into coaching American football, board games, photography, and travel.

Contact Information

  • Office: ED 233 (temporary)
  • Telephone: 503-784-2962
  • Email: brooksc@wou.edu
  • Mailing Address
    Chris Brooks
    Edward B. Wright Center for Computing Science
    Western Oregon University
    Monmouth, OR 97361

Student Consultation Hours

Tuesday and Thursday, 10am – 11:45am.

Other times also via phone / Skype / Hangout / etc. with prior arrangement via email.


M.S. ECE (UC Santa Barbara, 1992)
B.S. EE (Washington University, 1990)
B.S. CS (Washington University, 1990)

Class Schedule

Fall 2019

  • CS 465 Microservices Architecture
    Tue/Thu 8:00 am – 9:50 am
    ED 204
  • IS 355 Strategy, Acquisition, and Management
    Tue/Thu 12:00 pm – 1:50 pm
    Mod 103