Vice President, Information Technology & Facilities Operation

Steve Michel, M.B.A., VP Information Technology & Facilities Operations, joined Sutro as a consultant in 2009 and has 30 years of operations experience. Early in his career, he worked in digital photography at Sony Corporation, followed by managing life sciences IT for Arris Pharmaceuticals, AXYS Advanced Technologies and Discovery Partners International.

Previously, led the sales team at Apple, North America as their Retail Business Development Manager. Afterwards, joined Workwerks as their Transportation Commerce Software Developer and created IT consultancy Strategic Entrance, LLC.

While at Sutro, he leads IT and R&D facilities operations as well as construction management, EH&S, procurement and software development for scientific & business needs. Steve earned his M.B.A. from University of Illinois, B.F.A. from University of Southern California and maintains current PMP & PMI-ACP certifications.