Michele Gartner

Passionate for People, Numbers, and Process


Highly versatile with a history of successfully managing complex engineering programs, people development, marketing initiatives, and translating Engineering-speak to English, while maintaining a reputation for results orientation and developing a great place to work environment.

Work experience

Work experience
2014 - Present

Operations Manager, Internet of Things, Intel

Manage the overall business operations for Engineering and Marketing teams, including: budget, hiring, key forums, Oregon site strategy for the overall division, and facilitation of cross-company tiger teams to drive resolution to technical problems. Set cross-group process direction, manage $5M budgets to target, and successfully hire and retain diverse team members.

2013 - 2014

Operations Manager, Business Client Platforms, Intel

Managed $10M budget, including Capital and headcount. Worked with Engineering, Marketing, and Strategy to build and maintain roadmaps.

2011 - 2013

Product Owner, Business Client Platforms, Intel

Defined and executed product features and roadmap for Intel® Identity Protection Technology with PKI and Multi-Factor Authentication for Business. Interfaced with cross-geo Architecture, Engineering, Marketing, and Strategy groups at Intel and McAfee. Prioritized tasks and sprints for Agile development team to successfully meet platform milestones.

Drove ecosystem development for Intel® Small Business Advantage, and worked closely with internal and external partners to integrate Intel Anti-Theft Technology, McAfee LiveSafe, and LastPass Password Vault into Intel® SBA.

2007 - 2011

Social Media Manager, Business Client Platforms, Intel

Owned the strategy and execution for Business Client's Community, Twitter, Facebook, and YouTube channels to drive user education and technical support for end users and achieved growth as follows: Twitter 1200%, Facebook 200, Intel vPro Expert Center views 57%. Developed documentation strategy and led a team to execute on reference design, platform, and FAQ docs, with over 50k downloads.

2005 - 2007

Technical Communicator, Intel IT

Developed and executed communication plans for pilots and POCs, including TAC scripts, demos, surveys, and intranet sites. 

2003 - 2005

Sr. Technical Writer, Ace Communications

1998 - 2003

Sr. Technical Writer, Microsoft

1992 - 1998

Technical Writer, 

Network General, INTERSOLV, CFI ProServices, and Chevron.