Stella Tavilla was an Information Systems professional for 30+ years. She held a number of high-level technical and business-focused positions over the years, both in management and as a consultant. She was the CIO for Home Shopping Network when it was a young company, helping grow it into the successful global phenomenon and leader in its field that it became.
She also has many years of experience working with nonprofit organizations, both as a hands-on volunteer and someone who can provide input on strategy, capacity-building, general operations and business development.
Stella is an aunt to Myla, diagnosed with SYNGAP1 in 2019 at age 3. Now retired, she lives on a ranch in the southwest where she enjoys hiking and riding her horses (she has 3) in the beautiful mountains that surround her.