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Allyn McGillicuddy

Allyn McGillicuddy


Allyn McGillicuddy's IT leadership experience with large-scale, high technology solution delivery spans more than two decades, most recently as CIO at Golden Gate University in San Francisco, CA. There, she led her teams to establish the University's private, cloud computing environment including a wide area network based on Cisco's MPLS network architecture. In addition, she implemented the institution's first Voice over IP (VoIP) telephone system, installed comprehensive classroom technology, and launched its enterprise content management system.

In various software engineering executive roles at Filenet Corporation, Delta Dental (Dentegra), and Prudential Real Estate of California, Nevada, and Texas, McGillicuddy successfully led the design and development of a wide range of products and solutions including financial systems based on Oracle Applications; a dynamic website architecture to support more than 10,000 unique, real estate agent websites; Customer Relationship Management (CRM) systems, and Enterprise Content Management Systems (CMS).

As Director for Scient Corporation, she led the teams that designed and delivered Wells Fargo Bank's Corporate Electronic office (CEO), the first commercial banking system offered via the Internet in the United States. This achievement followed her successful delivery, as IBM Global Services Project Executive, of Washington Mutual Bank's (WAMU) Internet retail banking system at

A certified Project Management Professional (PMP) and a certified IBM Project Executive, Ms. McGillicuddy earned her Bachelor's degree at Case Western Reserve University, her M.S. in Information Technology at University of San Francisco, and her Master's Certificate in Project Management from George Washington University.