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  • Leadership/Industry Experience
    Steve Carey brings diverse business and project experience to TRI Corporation. A variety of roles in corporate finance, consulting, and global systems implementation projects have contributed to his unique perspective on change management, effective communication, and learning and development.

    Prior to joining TRI, Steve was a program manager for Xerox Corporation, overseeing a channel-based managed services offering. This managed print program enabled Xerox channel partners to expand their offerings beyond the traditional hardware and toner sales, increase their value to their clients, and stabilize profitability and cash flow. He was also an IT project manager at Xerox, delivering global projects in the areas of service management and channel expansion.

    Steve also spent five years with Aris Corporation, an Oracle implementation partner. Initially a project manager leading implementations of Oracle financial applications for clients including Tri-Met and Starbucks, he later advanced to ERP consulting director for the western region.     

    He also has more than a decade of experience in various corporate finance roles at Tektronix, Inc., an Oregon-based high-technology company. These roles included operations accounting, credit manager, accounts payable & fixed assets manager, and division assistant controller.

    Past Positions
    • Program manager/IT project manager – Xerox Corporation
    • Consulting director/practice manager – Aris Corporation
    • Corporate finance – Tektronix, Inc.

    • Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification, Project Management Institute
    • Lean Six Sigma Green Belt certified
    • Awarded a patent from the U.S. Patent Office for developing a supply control algorithm utilized in a managed print services program 

    MBA – Finance & Accounting, University of Portland
    Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Marketing/Computer Science, Oregon State University    
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