CTAS Manager of Information Technology & Environmental Services Jon Walden was named Interim Executive Director effective May 1. Walden follows Robin Roberts, who retired April 30 after 25 years with CTAS.
Walden began at CTAS in October 1993. Prior to joining CTAS, he was a programmer analyst at Columbia State Community College. He has a bachelor’s degree in computer science from Tennessee State University.
Walden is well-known and respected among customers and well-liked among staff. CTAS staff said he has already shown a willingness to embrace change and push them to become a better version of themselves, with the COVID-19 pandemic acting as a catalyst.