Asha Palathingal is a technology savvy entrepreneur with over 20 years of experience in the design, development and delivery of software and Information Technology services. She has helped major fortune 500 companies in the DC metro area such as Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac and Northrop Grumman Corporation with their enterprise-wide customized solutions. Asha has gained crucial technological and systems expertise while helping the Defense Health Agency's mission to merge several different technology platforms, consolidate the military healthcare resources within IT and the other services within a shared services model. Asha holds her Bachelors and Masters degrees in Mathematics and Statistics, and a Post Graduate Diploma in Computer Applications from India. She has also successfully completed various technology focused courses at University of Nevada, Reno, USA.