Christine Parker is Vice President, Financial Services Industry Market Lead for Pegasystems in Boston, Mass.
She previously served as Managing Director of BDO and was Practice lead for Financial Services Advisory for the Firm. Prior to BDO, Ms. Parker served as a Senior Director Gartner’s Financial Services Consulting Practice, where she was responsible for the Disruptive Technology and CRM solution offerings, as well as assisting financial services firms with business and technology strategies, operational transformation initiatives and global program governance. Previously, Ms. Parker led the Global Transformation and Program Management Office for Citigroup’s Global Institutional Clients Group, and also spent over 15 years in management consulting, leading global consulting practices, and working with clients in strategy development and enterprise-wide business improvement and technology-enabled solutions.
Ms. Parker is married, and is actively involved with Carnegie Hall Patrons Society, the Museum of Modern Art, New York City Opera, and a number of non-profit community and volunteer organizations, including the ASPCA’s Visiting Pet Therapy program with her loyal dog, Louie. She received her B.S. from Le Moyne College and an M.S. in information management from the iSchool, where she has also been a guest lecturer. Ms. Parker has been on the iSchool Board since October, 2006.