Associate State Director
Hollie Blagg joined the SBDC as our Associate State Director. Over the past 20 years, Hollie has served in a variety of Information Technology and Product Development leadership roles, serving the Telecommunications, Healthcare, and Consulting Industries. Most recently, Hollie led Hybrid IT and Cloud Strategies for principal, architectural, and delivery consulting services. Hollie enjoys aligning unique solutions that offer customers and clients flexibility and affordability across the value chain from design to delivery management.
Hollie is an alumni of Grand Valley State University, earning her Executive MBA this past winter. She graduated with her Bachelors of Science in Business Management at Baker University in Kansas. She also holds a Six Sigma Green Belt Certification from Villanova University.
Before joining the SBDC team Hollie spent 10 years with Sprint Nextel, where she led in a variety of roles ranging from Product Development, Account Management, and Technology Solutions to support the development of Android, Sprint.com, and retail store management. She continued her IT career in Michigan servicing Spectrum Health in a variety of IT leadership roles, including: Application Development, Informatics & Analytics, Digital Marketing, and Pediatric IT support. At KPMG, Hollie honed her consultative skills in conjunction with developing software for KPMG clients in the Shared Services & Outsourcing Practice. At OST, she formalized Hybrid IT offerings, by leveraging cloud technologies to support speed to market solutions and agile product development. Hollie enjoys working across teams to bring the best that each person has to offer, by fostering growth and development, enhanced communication, collaboration, and connecting to purpose. We are excited to have Hollie on the SBDC team!