Episode 252: Celebrating the Contributions of Others w/ Teresa Sanzottera

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In this episode, Lisa connects with influential IT Business Leader and longtime friend Teresa Sanzottera. As a Vice President at Barry-Wehmiller, Teresa has more than 25 years of experience leading technology across multiple industries. Tune in to hear an inspiring conversation around growth mindset, personal narratives, and this year’s St. Louis HMG CIO Summit.

Bio: Teresa Sanzottera is a senior Information Technology executive with over 25 years’ experience leading technology across multiple industries.   Her career reflects a demonstrated track record leading successful IT transformations, optimizing IT processes, and executing various M&A transactions worth over $13B.  She brings deep knowledge and experience in IT strategy, governance, operations, controls, risk management, cybersecurity, and advanced technologies.

Ms. Sanzottera is currently Vice President, IT at Barry-Wehmiller.   She also serves as an Advisory Board member of an Artificial Intelligence (AI) start up.   Prior to joining Barry-Wehmiller, she was Vice President and CIO for a global specialty generics company where she was a member of the executive leadership team and Operating, Compliance, and Enterprise Risk Management committees and chaired the Information Technology committee.

She holds a bachelor’s degree from Webster University in International Studies, a Master of Business Administration from Maryville University and Executive Certificates in Strategy and Innovation and Leadership from Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Teresa’s Something Extra:“I think it is humility and gratitude. No one gets to leadership alone, so recognize the contributions people have made.”

Guest Links:

– Lisa Nichols, Host
– Jenny Heal, Executive Producer
– Joe Szynkowski, Marketing Support
– Kendall Brewer, Director of Leadership Programs
– Portside Media, Podcast Engineer