Name: LaVern Witherspoon
Program: Professional Online MBA
Previous Education: BAS, Computer Systems (Florida Atlantic University)
Lavern’s professional experience includes software engineering and other technical roles for Fortune 500 companies. Her expertise includes development, project management, global network operations, technical support and customer documentation. LaVern received a B.S. in Computer Information Systems from Florida Atlantic University. Her focus in the Jenkins MBA program is on entrepreneurship and innovation. She is a consultant with a local technology company and works on IT operations automation projects. LaVern has interest in cloud, security, IoT and mobile technology platforms.
LaVern serves as a volunteer for the Women In Technology International (WITI) Research Triangle Park network. She is an advocate for technology education and participates with local organizations that focus on STEM, scholarships and academic enrichment programs for students