Judy has held this position since August, 2011. In this role, Ms. Asher champions research and innovation for Information Technology examining technologies and trends in detail to understand opportunities and impact. Ms. Asher has over 25 years experience in IT, and holds a B.S. degree in Mathematics from Michigan State University Company, and an MBA from the University of Michigan, Ross School of Business. During her years at Ford, Judy has had various roles and responsibilities including Application Architecture, Infrastructure Engineering, IT Strategy, and Organizational Development. Married with two sons, Ms. Asher is passionate about innovation, women in technology, and flexible work. She is a leader in the Michigan Council of Women in Technology, and Ford's IT Women in Leadership group. Additionally, she enjoys golf, knitting, and involvement with her community.