Michelle Lee leads ITHAKA’s technology and content production teams. Working with co-CTO Dale Myers, she is responsible for creating and implementing the organization’s long-term technology vision while overseeing the organization’s engineering, architecture, infrastructure, and technical operations.

Michelle has a track record of building high-performing cross-functional technical teams with a user-centric approach to design and implementation. She takes a holistic approach to technology leadership, combining her strong technical background with an in-depth understanding of business requirements and strategic implications.

Before joining ITHAKA, Michelle was VP of Engineering at Bloomberg Industry Group, where she led a team of over 300 engineers. Previously, she held technology leadership roles at The College Board, GeoEye (now Digital Globe), and SAIC. She holds an MBA from Georgetown University and a PhD in information technology from George Mason University, and serves on the organizing board of the DC CTO Club.