AMANDA HODGES is senior vice president of North America Marketing and the Global Executive Briefing Program for Dell Technologies. With more than twenty years industry experience, Hodges is responsible for the strategy, go-to-market, and execution of marketing to support Global Strategic Accounts and North America Commercial, Public, Verticals and Channel Sales. Prior to this role, Hodges led OEM and Internet of Things marketing, responsible for marketing strategy and execution. Previously she served as chief of staff for Dell’s chief marketing officer and was responsible for enabling the CMO office to achieve business performance, brand, marketing transformation and people goals. Hodges has held several strategy and analytics roles across Dell, including international assignments. She joined Dell in 2005 from McKinsey, where she served healthcare and technology businesses. She also spent five years at GE Plastics, where she served in multiple roles in operations and technical sales. Hodges holds an MBA from Harvard Business School and a BS in Chemical Engineering from Virginia Tech. She serves on the board of SAFE, a non-profit supporting Austin Children’s Shelter and SafePlace, and on the Texas Conference for Women board.