Carla works as an Advancement Product Owner for Ellucian managing the Banner Advancement and Colleague Advancement solutions. She determines the future product direction for these solutions as well as collaborates with customers, prospects, industry experts, management, and development to identify, plan, build, and deliver innovative solutions to organizations committed to building strong constituent relations and exceeding their performance goals.
Carla has over 28 years of higher education industry experience, including 10 years as part of product development for Banner Advancement. Prior to joining Ellucian, she worked for Indiana State University as Assistant to the Dean in the School of Graduate Studies. Carla holds a BA in Sociology and an MS in Counseling both from Indiana State University. She currently resides in Mason, Ohio with her husband and daughters.
Ellucian, Advancement Product Owner
October 2010 - Present, Fairfax, VA, United States
Provide product direction and determine deliverables for Banner Advancement and Colleague Advancement products.
Sungard Higher Education, Advisory Consultant
September 1999 - October 2010, Malvern, PA, United States
Provided functional specifications, testing, and user support as the lead functional consultant on the Banner Advancement product development team.
Indiana State University, Assistant to the Dean
September 1986 - August 1999, Terre Haute, IN, United States
Provided office support, software use and training, student support and general office needs as assigned to support the Dean of the School of Graduate Studies. Assisted in office management.
Indiana State University, Data Processor
August 1984 - September 1986, Terre Haute, IN, United States
Support Admissions and office process as needed. Develop reports from the software solution used on campus for general tracking and reporting as needed.