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January Monthly Meeting 2020

January 9 @ 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Prepaid – $70

A Leaders Journey Serena Sacks CIO Fulton County Schools 2019 Woman of the Year

Join us on Jan 9 for an evening with Serena Sacks, the 2019 Woman of the Year for the Global Women in Technology Association.  Serena will discuss her personal journey and an IT Leader from her years at IBM to CIO of the Fulton County Schools.  Her presentation will also cover the digital transformation of the Fulton County Schools where she used technology to improve Student outcomes including using robots for children with long-term illnesses.

Serena Saks

Ms. Sacks has been a transformational business and technology leader for more than 30 years across corporate, non-profit, and government sectors. In the last 10 years she has had the honor of serving students in public education as CIO of Florida Virtual School and Fulton County
Schools. Leveraging her experience in corporations and as a consultant, she applies her leadership skills and technology knowledge to enhance the learning experience for over 100,000 students.

Her prior experience includes 10 years at IBM in the Financial Services Sector, over five years at Walt Disney world and technology leadership at several other Fortune 100 organizations. Ms. Sacks earned her B.A. and M.S. at Stony Brook University and holds certifications in Enterprise IT Governance (ISACA), Six Sigma, and Project Management (PMI).

Serena Sacks was named the 2019 Woman of the Year for the Global Women in Technology Association. In 2017 Georgia CIO Leadership Association named Ms. Sacks CIO of the Year in the Non-Profit sector and she was named the 2015 Woman of the Year for the Georgia
Women in Technology organization. On a personal note, Ms. Sacks is a cancer survivor, Board Member of the Computer museum of America, and the proud mother of two amazing college age daughters.


5:00 – 6:15P – Networking
6:15 – 6:45P – Dinner
6:45 – 7:00P – Chapter Business
7:00 – 8:00P – Presentation
8:00 – 8:30P – Networking
8:30 – 9:00P – Members In Transition


Please register for the event or email your RSVP to Karen Kostulas.
Please include your full name, professional title, with company email in the message.

SIM NJ Members $70.00, non-member guests $100.00. Non-member guests must be accompanied by a member.


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January 9
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Prepaid – $70
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