Board of Directors

2019 Board of Directors
IIBA Dallas Chapter

 
 

President
Stacy Pulikkathara
president@dallas.iiba.org
Stacy started her IT career at Microsoft as a Project Manager and transitioned to the Business Analyst world upon moving to Dallas, TX. She has strong experience working with clients documenting user processes, requirements, and utilizing multiple technologies. Stacy holds a Master of Arts in Psychology from Northwest University and a Certificate in User Centered Design from the University of Washington.. 


VP of Membership
Chikitia Benjamin
vp_membership_networking@dallas.iiba.org
Chikitia is a woman in technology who enjoys working in a dynamic, highly challenging environment. She served Texas Instruments (TI), the leader in Analog and Embedded Processors in a variety of ways in Information Technology, Business Operations, and Manufacturing for twenty years. She acted as a board member on the SAP N.Tx/OK User Group Board, ASUG, and Dallas Chrsitian PTO.  In 2015, she completed SMU’s Graduate Business Analytics certificate program. She received a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Prairie View A&M University.   In her spare time, she lends her talents to Volunteer Now as a Business Analyst Consultant and volunteers with Dallas Black Dance Academy.  Chikitia currently performs business and Big  Data data quality analysis initiatives at Wells Fargo.
 
 
VP of Programs
Aparna Iyer
vp_programs@dallas.iiba.org
 
 
 
VP of Finance
Brenda Tsai Meu Chong
vp_finance@dallas.iiba.org
Brenda is a Sr. Business Analyst at Signify Health and is a certified BA, holding both CBAP and CSPO certifications since 2016. She earned her Bachelor's degree in Health Education from the University of South Florida and found her 'wheelhouse' in healthcare. She is most passionate about moving FDA testing along quicker and furthering diabetic and transplant research.
 
 
VP of Operations
Komal Shah
vp_operations@dallas.iiba.org
Komal is currently a Sr. Business Analyst with Nationstar Mortgage. Prior to this, Komal served as a Business Analyst at 1Worldsync. She has also volunteered with IIBA Dallas and looks forward to serving as VP of Operations.
 
 
VP of Technology
Rick Bogaard
vp_technology@dallas.iiba.org
Rick is a Senior Business Analyst at Harley Davidson Financial Services.  He has 20+ years of experience in IT, with over 10 years as a Business Systems Analyst.  His work as a Business Analyst has mostly been in the Banking and Finance Industry, but he also has experience in e-Commerce, pharmaceuticals, and local and federal government taxation.  Rick is a recent transplant from Chicago and looks forward to supporting the Dallas IIBA chapter.
 
Rick has been a member of the IIBA since 2010
 
 
VP of Engagement 
Annette Robinson
vp_engagement@dallas.iiba.org
Annette Robinson is an IT Business Analyst with 14 years of experience. She has worked as a consultant in various industries, coaching and mentoring businesses in agility, change management, and continuous improvement. Annette's superb socio-emotional skills allow her to converse with and guide decision makers to enable the best outcomes for their organizations.