Prathibha serves on the High-Tech High Heels development committee and is co-chairing Friendraiser 2017. She leads Project Execution department for Enterprise Applications at North Texas Instruments. In addition to providing oversight to major projects enabling TI growth, her team also supports efforts to increase productivity and cost/risk avoidance. Prathibha started her TI career in 2002 as a Linux Engineer in the Education Technology group. Over the past 13 years, she has held various leadership roles including Software Test, Integration and Release Management for OMAP/Wireless Business Unit, Infrastructure Program Management for IT Services and PMO manager for IT Security. Prathibha earned her Master’s degree in Computer Science from UT Dallas; she is SANS Certified Information Security Leader and a graduate of Leadership Tomorrow Program.