Paige Francis is a strategic and performance-focused executive with 15+ years of innovative, energetic technology leadership spanning a variety of industries including hospitality, tax software/finance, and higher education. She is an expert in defining and implementing strategic priorities for applying technology in any environment, rallying consensus, fostering teamwork and collaboration, and creating a constant learning environment at the pace of technology. She is a motivational and nationally-recognized leader known for clearly defining mission and goals, aligning people and resources, and consistently delivering results that exceed expectations.
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As a CIO, a leadership role in something as fickle and ever-changing as technology, your leadership style can't just be charismatic, innovative, pace-setting and transformational. You also need to predict the future.
For the second time in a few years, I've been named to 'The Top 100 Social CIOs on Twitter.' Before I start thanking 'The Academy,' I feel compelled to legitimize this badge of honor that I wear proudly.