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Marisa Patrizi

Technology Executive

Industry Experience:
My experience has been within the aerospace and information technology industries, with significant knowledge in the Federal Civil Environmental communities.

Functional Experience:

  • Six Sigma Master Blackbelt for a $2B intelligence and information systems business.
  • Senior Manager Business Development for an $800M defense and civil mission solutions business.
  • Advanced Solutions Lead for a $300M space and environmental mission solutions business.
  • Six Sigma Expert and Site Champion of a $200M information technology systems business.
  • Senior Director, Strategy & Government Relations for a $30M science and technology company.
  • Program Manager of a $10M supply chain and installation site program for the Australian CAA.
  • Program Manager of information technology programs in a $7M consultancy business area.

Key Business Transactional Experience:
I have not had the opportunity to engage in business transactions to date.

What is the most important skill you bring to a corporate board?
My diversity, in career experience and leadership experience, is the most important skill I bring to a corporate board.  My diverse career experience includes: execution of advocacy and strategic planning, marketing campaigns, business development, program management, six sigma, and engineering across a diverse set of government communities. I have engaged with the DoD, Intelligence, Federal Civil and International agencies. I have led business initiatives with executive level and operational level teams. My diverse leadership experience includes: business executives comprised of President, Vice Presidents, and Directors; a 250 employee cross-functional team; a 30 personnel cross-functional staff to include Australian subcontractors; and a 15 person team comprised of both government customers and industry partners.