Jess Evans


Dr. Jess Evans is a recognized transformational technology leader that specializes in design thinking and implementation methodologies. Jess is a senior information technology executive with strong global and regional experiences within multiple sectors like education/healthcare, finance/insurance, and consulting. Jess is an executive that is passionate about transformational change, agile methods, design implementation and execution. Jess achieves her operational successes with key enablers within technology adoption, design innovation, design modeling and data science experience, which shape and guide the implementation of strategic initiatives.

Jess holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Computer Information Systems from Kent State University and a Ph.D. in Management, Designing Sustainable Systems from Case Western Reserve University. Jess earned the highest academic award, Beta Gamma Sigma Honors, and the Student Leadership award as a doctoral student at CWRU. Jess has published and cited work as a scholar.

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