As Project Manager for ARTstor, Rhefee assists the CIO in planning, monitoring, and managing internal projects from initiation through completion. She manages projects to ensure that they are completed according to specifications, on schedule, and within budget; she works with developers, the QA team, and User Services to ensure smooth and timely releases of the product; she is involved in defining and optimizing the release process for efficient release cycles; and she drives continuous improvement through trend reporting analysis and metrics management.
Prior to joining ARTstor, Rhefee earned her bachelor's degree in Computer Science from AMA University in the Philippines, where she became a professor while working in programming roles for Procter & Gamble, KFC, and ASTI. She then performed various global projects catering to government, banking, retail, pharmaceutical, and insurance industries in Southeast Asia. Rhefee later received her master's in Information Systems Management with concentration on Project Management from Keller Graduate School of Management, and was named a Keller Distinguished Scholar. Her first project assignment in America was for Bank of New York-Mellon, followed by another project management role in Sunnyvale, California.
Email: rhefee.estrella [@]artstor.org