Mary Finlay is a Professor of Practice at the Simmons School of Management where she teaches courses on IT Management, Project Management, and Health Care Technology. She is also program faculty for the Harvard School of Public Health’s program on project management and is co-director of the Cash Catalyst IT Leadership Development Program with Jim Cash. She also does selective consulting engagements in the areas of individual and organizational effectiveness. Previously, she was the Deputy Chief Information officer of Partners HealthCare System, Inc. and Chief Information Officer of Brigham and Women’s Hospital.
Ms. Finlay is the former Chair of the Massachusetts Technology Leadership Council, an association of 500 members. She currently serves on the board of YearUp and the Boston Chapter of SIM (Society of Information Management). She has been recognized with leadership awards from the Simmons School of Management, CIO, the New England Business and Technology Association, and Babson College. She received her BA from Allegheny College and her MBA from the Simmons School of Management.