Senior Manager, Enterprise Applications, American Airlines
Sandra Kirkland is an Information Technology Leader with experience working for Fortune 500 companies such as Intel, FedEx, Prudential, and DHL with an extensive technology background. She is an effective leader with broad international technology management and operations experience. Sandra is a servant leader, strategist, communicator and relationship manager whose primary technology focus is automation, innovation, agile development, cloud implementation, program management, process improvements and operational efficiencies.
At American Airlines, Sandra is the Service Owner for governance, IT Service Management, and collaboration technologies. She is responsible for the end to end service including infrastructure/hardware, agile development and operational support.
Sandra earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Phoenix and an MBA in Computer Information Systems from Arizona State University. Sandra has earned both Agile and ITIL certifications.
Sandra is on the Board of Directors for FIBCO Family Services, Inc. FIBCO Family Services, Inc. serves the community through the following main program areas: Food and Clothing Distribution, African Immigrant and Refugee Support Services, Job Readiness Programming, and Affordable Housing for Individuals with Disabilities and Youth in Foster Care. Sandra also devotes time volunteering for nonprofit organizations such as the Tarrant Area Food Bank, Habitat for Humanity, Salvation Army, St. Mary’s Food Bank and St. Vincent De Paul.