Michelle Sheffield joined BenefitMall in March 2009 as the Chief Information Officer. In her capacity as CIO, she is responsible for the company’s Information Technology strategy, including the selection, development, deployment and support of all technology related solutions. Sheffield has over 20 years of information technology experience with expertise in process improvement, project delivery, application development, infrastructure consolidation, and IT operations.
Prior to joining BenefitMall, Sheffield was the Vice President of Information Technology for United American Insurance/Torchmark Corporation. During her tenure there, she was responsible for the corporate IT environment and strategy for all Torchmark subsidiaries specializing in life and supplemental health insurance. Sheffield also served as the Vice President of Information Technology for American Messaging Services and Director of Information Technology for Verizon Wireless Messaging Services where she successfully led the consolidation of systems and infrastructure and the implementation of web-based customer service applications.
Sheffield has a Bachelor’s Degree in Management Science and Computer Systems from Oklahoma State University. She has served on a number of committees, including a Finance Committee for a non-profit organization and Vice President of a School Advisory Council.