School of Information Sciences

The iSchool at Pitt Welcomes Former IBM Executive to Faculty

The iSchool at Pitt is pleased to welcome its newest faculty member, Mrs. Leona Mitchell. Leona joins us as a Visiting Professor of Practice, bringing with her 30+ years of business, entrepreneurial, technical, sales, and leadership expertise.

Leona is eager to share her real-world experience with students through the classes she will teach on management and leadership in the information professions.

We are proud to note that this accomplished executive is also a University of Pittsburgh iSchool alumna (MSIS). Leona has served as a guest lecturer for the University of Pittsburgh, as a member of the School of Information Sciences Board of Visitors, and as an Industry Advisory Council member. Welcome home, Leona! Read more >

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