Background of Michele Fritz

    • Master in Education with an emphasis in Online Teaching and Learning from CSU East Bay.
    • Master in Business Administration from Harvard University.
    • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Boston University.
    • Subject Matter Expert in Management for Toolwire, Inc. (2015 to present)
    • Instructor at De Anza College for Principles of Management, Leadership, and Introduction to Business (at present)
          • Instructor of Principles of Marketing, Business Strategy, Business Math, E-Marketing, and E-Business to Business. (1999 to 2011)
          • Listed in the 9th Edition  of the Who's Who Among America's Teachers (2004-2005).
    • Former Department Chair for the Business Department at De Anza College.
    • Former Lecturer at San Francisco State University for Business Policy & Strategic Management.
    • Former Treasurer of the Board of Directors of the Humane Society Silicon Valley (link opens in a new window).
    • Over 14 years of (primarily high tech) industry experience in general management, marketing, product development, operations, and information systems.  Positions held:
          • Vice President, Marketing
          • General Manager, Automated Call Distribution Products
          • Director, Product Platforms
          • Senior Manager, Worldwide Products Operations
          • Manager, Agility Product Services
          • Senior Program Manager, Program Manager
          • Production Manager
          • Manager, Global Logistics Planning
          • Information Management Supervisor
          • Applications Project Leader
          • Senior Programmer Analyst, Programmer Analyst, Associate Programmer Analyst
    Hobbies and Interests
    • I am academically interested in the effects of technology on industry and social structures.
    • My hobbies include international travel, reading, and playing with my daughter and my pets.
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