It is with great sadness that we inform you of the passing of our friend and colleague Erich Spengler, Professor of Computer Integrated Technologies at Moraine Valley Community College, on November 11, 2014.
Our heartfelt condolences to the loved ones of our esteemed colleague Erich J. Spengler
Erich has over 20 years of experience in Information Technology, Education and Business. Many years have been dedicated to leadership roles in technology planning, cybersecurity education, project implementation and professional development in higher education and business environments. In May 2013, the The Colloquium for Information Systems Security Education inaugurated the "Erich Spengler Student Paper of the Year" as a tribute to Erich's work in Cybersecurity and his commitment to inspire tomorrow's cybersecurity workforce.
Erich's genius and talents will be missed on national and international levels and the loss of his future contributions will be sorely felt.
Donations to establish a student scholarship to be named in Erich's honor can be sent to:
Moraine Valley Community College Foundation
c/o Spengler Scholarship
9000 West College Drive
Palos Hills, Il 60465