CHIEF TECHNOLOGY OFFICER
Chris Guidry has spent 18 years translating complex business needs into sophisticated software solutions. As a VP at Bank of America, he has worked as both a database and software lead architect. An example of his work include the creation of a database to house over 25 million credit card transactions totaling nearly $5 billion to facilitate the detection of fraud and reduction of fraud rates. He has also created and supported applications utilized by over 50,000 associates within the bank. In addition, Mr. Guidry has been instrumental in improving development standards and reducing development times by an estimated 60% through the introduction of innovative new tools and creative solutions. He has used his skills to serve various industries aside from banking, including green building and landscape architecture. His education includes focus areas ranging from psychology to green building, permaculture, soil science and sustainable agriculture, and he earned his BA from Creighton University.