Misty Pearson is the Head of Quality Assurance within the Innovation Hub (The Grove) at Elavon. She is responsible for strategy, process, resource management and career growth and development for over 25 globally positioned Manual, Automation and Performance Engineers. She has worked in Quality Assurance for over 12 years and has worked in various other disciplines such as Development, Product Management and Project Management. She received her Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from the Georgia Institute of Technology. She is also Scrum Master Certified and is SAFe Agile trained, working in Agile for 12 plus years. She resides in Atlanta, Georgia. In her free time she volunteers, participates in Women in Payments and Women in Information Technology events and enjoys spending time with her husband and 11 month old son.