GERRI ELLIOTT serves on the boards of Whirlpool, Bed Bath & Beyond and Charlotte Russe. Formerly, executive vice president, chief customer officer for Juniper Networks, she led the 4,000 person go-to-market organization consisting of sales, system engineering, advanced technologies, marketing, services, support, partners and field operations. Elliott joined Juniper in 2009 after seven years at Microsoft Corporation, where she was corporate vice president of the global industry solutions group, CVP of their $8B worldwide public sector organization, and CVP of their $10B North American enterprise sales region. Elliott spent 22 years at IBM Corporation, where she held executive and management positions in North America and Asia Pacific in sales, services, consulting, strategy development and product management. She was vice president, distribution sector (retail, wholesale, consumer packaged goods, travel & transportation) for Asia Pacific and then for the larger North American organization. She is a 2013 YWCA Silicon Valley Tribute to Women (TWIN) award winner and was profiled in Diversity Journal’s Women Worth Watching list. She serves on the advisory board for the Center for Executive Women Senior Leadership Program at Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management. Elliott earned a B.S. in political science from New York University. @gerri_elliott
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