Barbara Doyle is a practitioner in finance, accounting, and communications. Since 2011, she has been Vice President of Investor Relations at Itron, Inc., a $2 billion smart grid equipment and technology provider headquartered in Spokane, Wash. Prior to joining Itron, Barbara was Vice President of Investor Relations and Communications at Lawson Software, Inc., a $1.6 billion provider of enterprise software solutions based in St. Paul, Minnesota for nine years until its acquisition in 2011. Barbara began her career at IBM Corporation where she held positions of increasing responsibility in accounting and finance, strategic planning, business development and controllership before moving into IBM’s investor relations group in Armonk, N.Y. in 2000.
Barbara holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance from Pennsylvania State University and an MBA from Duke University. She currently serves as a member of the board of directors for the United Way of Spokane County.