Judy Pennington

Portrait of Judy Pennington

Judy Pennington

TLI Faculty, Technological Leadership Institute


Bachelor of Arts
Social Studies
University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee


Judy Pennington has spent the past 30+ years working in and around technology organizations.  She has a foundation in technology and over the years has been focused at the intersection of people and technology.  Judy has specialized in IT Workforce Transformation, IT Leadership Development, IT Operating Model and Organization Design, IT Learning and Development, Culture, and Change Management.  Judy has “been there, done that”experience in designing and developing streamlined IT organizations and operations from working both inside IT organizations (she has been part of three IT executive leadership teams as a direct report to the CIO) and in a consultative role.  

Judy was most recently a Managing Director with Deloitte Consulting and where she was a CIO Fellow and a member of the leadership team and faculty for the CIO Next Generation Academy.  She co-authored a number of articles for the Wall Street Journal CIO Report as well as for Deloitte’s 2015 and 2016 Technical Trends report:  “IT Worker of the Future” (2015) and “RightSpeeding IT” (2016). She led the IT workforce transformation practice for Deloitte. 

Curriculum Vitae


M.S. in Management of Technology

Currently Teaching Courses
Digital Transformation (MOT 8218)