November 8, 2011
Jim Mann, left, is Gov. Sam Brownback's choice to lead the administration's IT department. Mann's appointment has raised questions about his education background. He graduated from an unaccredited university, often referred to a diploma mill.
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Gov. Sam Brownback’s chief information technology officer resigned Tuesday after a controversy erupted over the degree he listed on his resume.
Brownback hires $150,000 information technology chief from Florida, but questions arise about qualifications
Gov. Sam Brownback on Monday introduced Jim Mann as his new $150,000 chief information technology officer from Florida, but hours later the Brownback administration was fielding questions about Mann’s educational background.