Dr. Jess Menna she/her/hers

Dr. Menna is a speaker with experience spanning diverse industries, encompassing client services, logistics, manufacturing, supply chain, software development, life sciences, and data exchange. Currently serving as the Senior Director of Data Integration and Operations at HealthVerity, she navigates the intersection of software implementation and data science within a uniquely deidentified ecosystem. Before joining HealthVerity, she dedicated a decade to consulting with Dassault Systèmes and Accenture, focusing on leveraging technology and process enhancements to boost organizational efficiency.

In addition to holding a Ph.D. in Organizational Leadership, she has earned a Master of Business Administration (MBA), a Bachelor of Science (BS) degree in Biochemistry, and another BS degree in Business Administration and Management. As an outcome of her research, Dr. Menna's dissertation focused on investigating the impact of demographics on the perception of leader efficacy within the technology industry.

Moreover, Dr. Menna possesses various credentials from a multitude of professional institutions, including the Project Management Professional (PMP) certification from the Project Management Institute, Certified Professional in Healthcare Information and Management Systems (CPHIMS) from HIMSS, Certified Scrum Professional® (CSP) from the Scrum Alliance, Six Sigma Black Belt Professional (SSBBP) from the Management & Strategy Institute, and is a certified Scrum Foundations Educator.