Cathy C. Smith, Founder/CEO at Chameleon Consulting, LLC has a history of strategically transforming traditional organizations into digital businesses. Cathy has 20 + years in financial services and has held senior management positions in Banking, Insurance, Government, and Non-profit organizations.

As a committed advocate of digital leadership, technology education, and entrepreneurship, she recently joined as a Board Member on the New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) Dean’s Executive Advisory Board for the School of Engineering and Computing Sciences. She also formed the Women in Tech Meetup NJ & NY group with over 400 members to raise awareness of FinTech, Robotics, Bitcoins/Blockchain, Cloud Computing, Cybersecurity, and Next Gen Technologies.

As former Board Chair, she was recognized for spearheading the first e-learning training system for the Department of Labor’s New Jersey Workforce Board for over 500,000 residents. As adjunct professor, she taught computing and business management courses.

Cathy has a Master of Public Administration in Management from New York University and a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology from William Paterson University. She holds certificates in Robotics Process Automation, Blockchain for Business, FinTech Basics, Cloud Computing, Cybersecurity and Project Management Certification from NJIT, a Mini MBA in Digital Marketing from Rutgers University, and an Executive Board Leadership Certificate from Seton Hall University.