Board of Directors

j_pic.jpg JoAnn Owens
Hello, my name is JoAnn Owens and I have been an active member of IIBA since 2012.  I am excited to see the local chapter getting off the ground!
I believe that my past BOD experience in other professional organizations and my current work experience positions me to be able to contribute to the current board and also bring some new ideas to the office.
I have experience on the Board of Directors for the Project Management Institute Central Illinois Chapter in the positions of VP of Education and VP of Publicity.  I have experience as a charter member of Toastmasters Keenly Speaking and earned a Competent Communicator certification.  I volunteered to serve on the Toastmaster board of directors and held the positions of Secretary and also President for several years.  I was also a member of MetSig for three years and served Knowledge Chair.

Current employment is with NTT DATA as a Senior Principal Consultant working at Large Midwest Insurance Company as a Business Analyst and Business Architect in Enterprise.This position utilizes my project management skills and keeps me informed as to current practices in the industry.  I am also the North American Insurance Vertical Lead for NTT DATA, the Business Analyst Community of Practice Lead and Delivery Lead, responsible for managing a diverse team of consultants, providing mentorship and guidance.

Certifications: PMP, CSM, ITIL, working on CBAP

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photo_2.jpg Abhishek Sharma
VP of Communications & Marketing
Abhishek Sharma is a Business Analyst Lead with over 9 years of experience in business analysis and consulting. He has been working with Accenture for over 7 years. Before joining Accenture he worked as Assistant Manager for couple of years at IFFCO-Tokio General Insurance. Abhishek holds MBA degree with dual specialization in Marketing and Finance. He is a graduate in Industrial Engineering. Abhishek has been active member of IIBA since 2012.CBAP® Certified.
winn_mahatanankoon.jpg Pruthikrai (Winn) Mahatanankoon
VP of Professional Development
Pruthikrai Mahatanankoon has been a member of IIBA since 2011.
He is a Professor at Illinois State University and has been teaching Systems Analysis and Design for over 13 years, referencing BABOK and other academic sources. He has published many peer-reviewed research articles in the information systems areas, including IT adoption and diffusion, IT usage in the workplace, and education of IT professional. He holds a Bachelor in Computer Engineering, Masters in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, and Education, and a Doctorate in Management Information Systems.
  VP of Membership
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  VP of Sponsorship
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  VP of Technology
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  VP of Event Planning
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