Chris is a seasoned executive leader with a solid blend of strategic and business insight, cross functional experience, unique perspectives, and influential leadership with 25+ years of repeated success at multiple high-tech companies (Intel, Cisco, ServiceNow). She is recognized for her leadership and developing high-performing teams with amazing cultures. Her professional and personal motivation is to serve and help others unleash their greatest potential. She has a passion to solve the big problems, make a positive impact, and build frameworks to scale the business. She brings perspectives from her experiences with complex problem solving at the enterprise level as well as with many functions – manufacturing, supply chain, engineering, IT, quality, and with customer support. When faced with a challenge, she is known for proactively problem finding and strategically driving cutting edge solutions with excellence. With her curiosity and use of data, she is able to chip away at those big problems. Through context, knowledge, and her experience, she can see how all the pieces come together – people, process, tools – for efficiency and an improved customer and employee experience. She brings balance and harmony. She leads with integrity and empathy. Chris holds a MS in Manufacturing Systems Engineering from St. Thomas University (course work through Stanford University) and BS in Industrial Engineering from the University of Wisconsin – Madison.
I have the ability to inspire others to tap into their unique potential by listening to them, understanding what drives them, and giving them the space to be successful.