Anthony serves on Heifer's Board as an At-Large Director.
Francine Anthony has more than 20 years of marketing, operations, services and R&D experience in the computing industry — including more than five years in roles at senior management and above. She is currently a senior marketing manager at Strategic Partners Riverbed Technology. Prior to this, she held the position of program director within IBM's Global Technology Services organization, where she was responsible for the development and deployment of network services that support IBM's Cloud and industry focused strategies and solutions.
Prior to joining IBM, Anthony was vice president of Marketing and Product Management for a start-up company. Before her role at the start-up company, she was the worldwide marketing director for Hewlett Packard Education. While at Hewlett Packard, Anthony led the team that created the award winning itresourcecenter.net.
She graduated from Stanford University with an Electrical Engineering degree, and received an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business. She is a Board member and Development Chair of St Martin de Porres school in Oakland and a recent past Board member (and an alumni) of the Schools of the Sacred Heart of San Francisco.
Anthony spends most of her spare time with her son Schuyler and her husband Tom. She can also be found running around Oakland's Lake Merritt, training for half marathons.