Nancy Gay, is the Vice President & Chief Information Officer at MPI Research. Nancy is responsible for all IT, Operations and Business Services activities at MPI Research. Working with MPI Research’s various Service Lines, Nancy is drawing on her considerable IT experience to lead the design and implementation of the future infrastructure and computing platforms for MPI Research. Nancy has been engaged in performance-focused IT and Business Operations in a wide range of roles for over 30 years, including 25 years in a Fortune 100 Company. Nancy has served as a key strategist as well as performed general management functions over enterprise global teams. In those roles, Nancy was engaged in all aspects of IT infrastructure as well as software development of commercial products and services. Nancy leads her IT activities with a great sense of commitment to relationships, partnering closely with 3rd party providers; and internal stakeholders. Nancy leverages technology to optimize the business, by designing solutions with not to or for her business partner. In those roles Nancy worked with corporate finance, treasury, manufacturing, supply chain, business operations, and customer service organizations to define, develop and deploy well integrated global software strategies. Nancy was also part of numerous leadership teams responsible for multiple profitable products and services, including joint-venture engagements with major telco and cable providers. In addition, Nancy was a key player in the Fortune 100 company’s efforts to create effective strategic silicon architecture alliances with other Fortune 100 companies, driving shared corporate objectives and focused teams at the executive level. Prior to joining MPI Research, Nancy served as a Partner General Manager for Microsoft in Redmond, WA; a health care systems consultant with KPMG in Bellevue, WA and Virginia Mason in Seattle, WA; and, an insurance systems analyst and claims adjudication manager for Pennsylvania Blue Shield in Camp Hill, PA. Nancy has a BA degree from the University of Michigan, an MS degree from Utah State University and an MBA from Pacific Lutheran University.