Michele Pletcher, Data Innovation Director

Michele Pletcher uses a combination of technical and adaptive skills to help identify and specify technical solutions to improve the NAZ collaborative database and the pathways for NAZ and partner staff to collect and use data in real time. Prior to starting her position at NAZ in 2017, she held a number of positions where she was the bridge between strategy, processes, and technology. Michele has served on several nonprofit boards and has a broad background ranging from strategy development, business analysis, and project management to change management and finance. Originally from Glenwood, Minnesota, Michele received both her BSB and MBA in Finance from the University of Minnesota, Carlson School of Management.