Inaugural Induction of the 2017 ITSMF Fellows

Riding the wave of a 20-year milestone, ITSMF began 2017 with an even stronger intent to fulfill its mission and vision.  Our 1st Quarter Symposium and Annual Technology Achievement Awards set the backdrop for us to recognize and honor true catalysts for nurturing future leaders as we inducted our very first ITSMF Fellows.

2017 ITSMF Fellows

2017 ITSMF Fellows

The Fellows of ITSMF are luminaries who possess an unmatched wealth of expertise and serve as the cornerstone of the organization.  They contribute valuable insight and experience to the oversight of ITSMF projects, funding for its sustainability and general guidance and/or advice to the organization.  Fellows are also ITSMF’s primary resource for addressing emerging trends and contributing to the intellectual conversations around how to increase diversity in the technology industry.

Join us in congratulating the 2017 ITSMF Fellows:

  • Shellye Archambeau – Chief Executive Officer, MetricStream
  • Martin Davis – Executive Vice President & Chief Information Officer, Southern Company
  • Zackarie Lemelle – President & Chief Executive Officer, New Hope Coaching & Consulting
  • Gregory Morrison – Senior Vice President & Global Chief Information Officer, Cox Enterprises, Inc.
  • Larry Quinlan – Global Chief Information Officer, Deloitte
  • Sheila Talton – Chief Executive Officer, Gray Matter Analytics

“Similar to other distinguished industry recognitions, the induction of ITSMF Fellows is an opportunity to recognize a lineage of leadership, service and distinction.  We should take the lead on recognizing the greatness that exists within ITSMF.”  Errika Mallett, Vice President of Member Services & External Affairs

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ITSMF extends a special thank you to newly inducted Fellows Gregory Morrison for facilitating a $15,000 donation from Cox Enterprises and Larry Quinlan for securing a $25,000 donation from Deloitte for the ITSMF STEM Education Foundation.  The Foundation provides scholarships to support students in advancing their college-level education in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) related disciplines.

Echoing this spirit of giving, Sheila Talton, Chief Executive Officer of Gray Matter Analytics and Founder and past Board Chair of ITSMF, shares, “We’ve accomplished much as an organization, but there is a new generation of students and leaders who need us to continue pushing forward and in greater capacities.”