Q. Wade Billings is a seasoned professional with over 20 years invested in technology, leadership, and innovation. His professional journey started at AT&T, where he was introduced to the UNIX operating system. In the mid-1990's, he was a founder and part owner in SetSytems, one of the first online e-commerce sites, which was subsequently sold to Digital River. Q. Wade has worked with, and for, leading organizations like Intel, Sprint, Excite@Home, and Lowermybills.com where he honed his leadership, security, networking, and systems architecture skills. Most recently, he held the position of the Director of Global IT Operations and Security for AtTask (now called WorkFront) and is currently the Vice President of Technology Services for Instructure. When not working to deliver software and services to make people smarter and improve their lives, he feeds his entrepreneurial cravings, and is currently working with a few local startups as a technology advisor and mentor.