As a software QA architect, agile coach, coder, and speaker, Stacy Kirk has championed for quality and process innovation in software development for over 20 years. She has led global IT teams to deliver cutting-edge web, mobile, and enterprise applications in the entertainment, security, advertising, finance, healthcare, and telecom industries. In only a few years, Stacy scaled her software development consultancy firm into an multimillion-dollar leader in the areas of software quality innovation and delivery.
As the Founder and CEO of QualityWorks Consulting Group, she leads a 40+ and growing team of brilliant technologists and innovators representing diverse backgrounds, including over 50% women of color. In addition to holding a degree in Computer Science from Stanford University, Stacy’s ability to recognize opportunities, and boldly shoulder the inherent risks associated with capitalizing on them, speaks to her brand of entrepreneurship characterized by keen insight, daring and excellence.