Bret Foster

Chief Information Officer, Anderson County (KY) School District

Bret Foster is the Chief Information Officer (CIO) for Anderson County Schools in historic Lawrenceburg, Kentucky. Bret’s life and work as a TIS and as a CIO has been the focus of many periodicals and publications including Tech and Learning, District Administration, Kentucky Teacher, The Anderson News, Chart Attack and the Toronto Sun. Bret’s inability to not self-promote has led him to co-host the video podcast, EdTech Sandwich.

Achievements in the field of educational technology have made Bret a sought-after speaker and presenter, allowing him the opportunity to give talks and keynotes at the ISTE Conference, AASL National Conference, KYSTE Conference, Kentucky Educational Television, Lexington Public Libraries and numerous AdvancED Conferences. Bret has also been the guest speaker for many webinars, community groups and college classes.

Bret previously served on the Commissioner’s Technology Advisory Council for the Kentucky Department of Education and as the former president of the Central Kentucky Association of Technology Coordinators.