General Bio + Industry Experience:

Mary left behind her corporate career in mid 2013 to form her own IT executive coaching and consulting practice targeting IT leadership issues and challenges. Backing up her decision is more than 30 years of proven IT leadership experience. Over those years, she has become known for her ability to define the strategy, design, and implementation leadership of actionable IT programs focused on increasing IT value and satisfying the needs of business stakeholders.

Throughout Mary’s career she has had the opportunity to gain expertise with consolidating and integrating processes and systems, developing world class technology functions by attracting and developing top talent and building technology services and operations in partnership and alignment with business needs. Her approach focuses on reinforcing IT leaders strengths, enabling them to find their leadership voice. Through ITeffectivity, Mary has partnered with over 50 IT executives as a coach and advisor resulting in proven, positive outcomes and improved career satisfaction.

Mary continues her personal growth through formal corporate coaching certification education, uniquely positioning her as an IT business coach. In addition, she is an Info-Tech Research Partner enabling her access to world call analytical tools and benchmarking data.

Mary was honored as a recipient of the 2009 Computerworld Premier 100 IT Leader Award as a result of her work at the American Red Cross.  More recently, she was awarded a 2012 AstraZeneca CIO award for significant contribution to the AstraZeneca IS strategy, along with a 2012 Medimmune President award for her leadership role in the successful delivery of a $40M technology investment.

You can read more about Mary and testimonials for ITeffectivity on LinkedIn.