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James Sarasien


Information Technology


James is a seasoned professional responsible for overseeing all aspects of DMA’s information technology systems and infrastructure. With 24 years of experience in the field and 5 years with DMA, he is adept at managing a team of IT professionals and collaborating with other departments to align technology initiatives with business objectives. James plays a pivotal role in driving innovation, implementing best practices, and maintaining a high level of IT service delivery.



24 years in information technology; 5 years with DMA

  • Proficient in driving digital innovation and serving as a cross-functional change agent across the organization
  • Possesses in-depth knowledge of IT systems, infrastructure, and technologies, including networks, hardware, software, cloud services, data centers, disaster recovery, and cybersecurity
  • Develops and enforces IT security policies, procedures, and best practices to safeguard company data, networks, and systems
  • Demonstrates extensive experience in ensuring high availability, security, and scalability of IT systems
  • Oversees relationships with IT vendors, including hardware and software providers, service providers, and consultants
  • Develops and manages the IT department’s budget, ensuring cost-effectiveness while meeting technology requirements
  • Possesses strong leadership and people management skills, with the ability to motivate and inspire a diverse IT team
  • Demonstrates strategic thinking and problem-solving abilities to align technology initiatives with business goals
  • Keeps abreast of industry best practices, regulatory requirements, and data protection standards
  • Exhibits project management skills, with the ability to prioritize tasks and deliver projects on time and within budget


  • Master of Business Administration – Purdue University
  • Bachelor of Science – Indiana Institute of Technology