Ms. Kizer was named Metra’s Chief Information Officer (CIO) in June 2014.
Ms. Kizer has more than 25 years’ experience in information technology and began her career as a software developer, then moved into consulting in the Detroit area, ultimately becoming Managing Partner for Proforma Corp., a start-up consulting and software development firm. After leaving Proforma, she held executive-level IT positions with progressive levels of responsibility at General Motors, Motorola and United Airlines before joining Berlin Packaging as its CIO in 2011.
Ms. Kizer holds a B.A. in Computer Science from Northwestern University and earned her M.B.A. from Oakland University in Rochester, Mich. She has also completed Six Sigma for Leaders training and attended the Center for Creative Leadership.