Born and raised in British Columbia, I moved to Austin in 1999 to attend UT for my MBA. After graduating, I went to work for General Motors (GMAC) in Detroit where I was an IT Program Manager. While at GM, I completed a Master of Science in Information Systems Management from Carnegie Mellon. I returned to Austin in 2004 to work for Dell Financial Services as the lead for a successful business rules and analytics initiative. Later, I served as an architect for the CTO of Services where l lead a BI initiative and a number of Cloud initiatives. I am currently the Senior Product Manager for Dell SecureWorks’ Data and Application Security Services portfolio.