Elizabeth El-Nattar is a transformational leader in the information technology (IT) industry with expertise in Strategic Planning, Human Capital Development, and Information Technology Innovations. She helps organizations achieve their mission objectives through IT innovation, culture transformation, process improvement, leadership development, performance management, marketing, and branding. She currently serves as the CEO of TRI-COR Industries, Inc. (TCI) exercising her 20+ years of diverse industry experience from previous leadership roles in Telecommunications, Hosting, and IT consulting industries. Previously, she held multiple technical positions in systems, network and software engineering, within both the private and public sectors.
She serves on the state's Information Technology Advisory Council (ITAC), appointed by the governor of Virginia, which advises the state's CIO and Secretary of Technology on all aspects of managing and securing information technology in the Commonwealth. She is a fervent advocate for our nation's troops, veterans and their families, serving on the board of trustees of the Code of Support Foundation, a military services organization. She also serves on the board of The Virginia Foundation for Community College Education with a passion in improving access to higher education with the belief that higher education and workforce development are key to improving our nation's economy, promoting healthier living, and improving quality of life and happiness for Americans. Elizabeth holds a B.S. in Information Systems, MBA, and a Doctorate ABD in Leadership studies.