Mary Burgoon is the Business Development Manager for the Academy of Advanced Manufacturing at Rockwell Automation. In this role, is responsible for leading the development and implementation of strategies and programs that address customer challenges with innovative solutions to address workforce challenges in Advanced Manufacturing. Prior to her current role, she worked in Global Strategic Industry Marketing at Rockwell Automation and has broad experience in engineering, manufacturing, sales, marketing and government affairs for Rockwell Automation and other Industrial firms. Mary is a graduate of Loyola University with a Masters of Business Administration and a Bachelor of Science in mechanical engineering from the University of Missouri at Rolla. She serves as a Board Director on the Hunger Task Force, STEMForward and TEMPO Milwaukee.