Michael Ward Jr.
President & Chief Executive Officer
Michael is a social entrepreneur focusing on technology, business, and socioeconomic development. Originally from Miami, FL, Michael began his career at Oracle, focusing on cloud and on-premise technology.
During this time, Michael led Oracle’s Black employee resource group, African-American Business Leaders for Excellence (ABLE), which served employees living in the United States, Canada, and Brazil. After Oracle, Michael transitioned to ADP where he learned the impact human capital management (HCM) has on a company’s sustainability, culture, and productivity.
Michael earned a degree in political science and global studies at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He is happily married, loves to travel, and eat good food.