Michelle Greene

Michelle Greene

VP IT
Masco Corporation

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Michelle is currently the Vice President, Information Technology for Masco Corporation based in Livonia, Michigan.  In this role, she is responsible for aligning the IT strategies and initiatives supporting Masco’s corporate functions and overall business objectives. In addition to providing leadership for the Corporate IT organization, she directs the planning and implementation of corporate IT solutions.  She also oversees and develops Masco’s enterprise-wide IT shared services and information security policies and guidelines.  

Previously, Michelle was the Vice President, IT Business Partner – Global Functions at Johnson Controls, Inc (JCI).  Michelle provided technology vision and leadership in the development and implementation of JCI Enterprise Council technology programs.  Michelle worked directly with the organizations in planning and implementing information technology to achieve strategic imperatives through effective and cost beneficial IT solutions.  She also provided active thought leadership to the organization resulting in advances in innovation and competitive advantage for the internal and external customers.
 

During her time at JCI, Michelle held the positions of Executive Director IT, for Automotive Interiors and Director, IT for Building Efficiency both divisions at Johnson Controls, Inc.  She was responsible for collaboratively creating the vision, developing the strategy and implementing the plans to grow and transform the information technology landscape of JCI’s global business.
 

Prior to joining Johnson Controls, Inc, she was the Director of Business Infrastructure for Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications.  In this role, she managed the Business Infrastructure organization within Corporate IT.  During January 2004-March 2008, Michelle was on expatriate assignment in Lund, Sweden.
 

Michelle has been featured in Black Enterprise and she has participated as a panelist at the Black Enterprise Women of Power Summit.  She has also participated as a speaker on several panels focused on Women in Information Technology and Women in Leadership.
 

Michelle is currently serving on the board for Calibr where she previously served as the President (2015-2017).  She also served as Vice President/Chief Operating Officer as well as the Chair of Connections & Development Committee.  Calibr is a global leadership network that offers career and professional development, community service opportunities and points of connectivity for business professionals.  

Michelle is a member of Information Technology Senior Management Forum (ITSMF).  ITSMF is the only national organization dedicated exclusively to fostering upper-level African-American executive talent among IT professionals.  Michelle was selected to partner with Accenture for the ITSMF Women’s Leadership Forum. 
 

Michelle earned a bachelor’s degree from Valdosta State University and a master’s degree from Florida State University with a focus on Information Sciences.  

Michelle serves on the board of PEARLS for Teen Girls and Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Wisconsin.  Pearls is a unique leadership development program serving middle school through high school and beyond within Milwaukee, Wisconsin.  As a board member for Goodwill, Michelle serves on the Audit, Risk and Compliance Committee.  Michelle was most recently named to the Detroit Public Television (DPTV) Board and she also serves as a member of the Advisory Board for Michigan Council of Women in Technology.
 

In addition to her board service, Michelle established “Youth on Track”.  This program is based in Valdosta, GA at Bethel Christian Methodist Episcopal Church.  The program encourages youth to become more anticipatory in their thinking.  This is important as they prepare for high school/college, begin to understand the importance of managing their finances and as they become prepared to start their life journey.