Erin Leary

Erin Leary's current role is as the IT Leader for Collaboration Services for a major aerospace company. One of the key focus areas for Collaboration Services is to connect people to people as well as to expertise and information, along with paving the way for a true Digital Workplace environment for over 160,000 end users to be deployed in 2017.

Erin has over 30 years of business and technology management experience in the Pacific Northwest. She has worked as the Director of Business Development for a technology consulting firm working with enterprise customers to find solutions to business problems through software and infrastructure implementations. In this role, Erin worked extensively with Microsoft and supported joint development programs as a part of a strategic partnership.

She has also been a business owner for both a retail operation and a consultative sales organization in the telecommunications industry. Erin began her career at US West and participated in their Management Development Program. She has her BA in International Relations from Stanford University, a Master's in Information Systems from Seattle Pacific University and more recently, completed an Executive Certificate program in International Business Management from the Thunderbird School. Connect with her on Twitter @erinkleary