Industry Leader of the Year
Janet McIllece is a passionate leader committed to elevating the mission of higher education within the public sector. McIllece amplifies the success of important initiatives by integrating her business, technical, and consultative expertise with innovative collaborative techniques. By guiding colleagues and client stakeholders to align in their visions and goals, McIllece brings transparency to complex programs and projects. Driven by her dedication to helping students thrive in the digital world, McIllece creates platforms for IT professionals to engage, develop and enable students on their career journeys, with mentorship for capstone projects, participation in seminars and panels, and organizing community coding events.