Darcy L. Ortiz is vice president in the Information Technology Group and general manager of Manufacturing IT at Intel Corporation. In this role, Ortiz leads the global team responsible for managing the IT Factory Automation operations for Intel’s manufacturing facilities and labs worldwide. Previously, Ortiz was general manager of Intel’s CIO Strategy Office, where she successfully established the first-ever multiyear plan for Intel’s IT organization encompassing the changes in both Intel’s business and the IT industry delivery models. Before that, Ortiz served as chief of staff to Intel’s COO and played a key role in redefining the company’s long-range planning process. Additionally, she was responsible for implementing workforce planning models across Intel’s global manufacturing operations. Rounding out her tenure at Intel, Ortiz has held a variety of roles in Intel’s Technology Manufacturing Group, including site IT manager and factory automation manager. Ortiz holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration and management information systems from the University of New Mexico and an MBA degree from the Haas School of Business at the University of California, Berkeley.