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JEAN-MICHEL TEXIER 14421 Quince Orchard Road North Potomac, MD 20878

Tel: 301.633.5579

SENIOR IT EXECUTIVE CIO / Director / Executive Vice President Results-driven professional with extensive experience in IT leadership, project and operations management. Excellent problem-solving skills and a strong orienta tion in customer satisfaction. Experienced in streamlining operations and proces ses to increase productivity, quality and efficiency. Proven ability to manage projects from planning through execution. Strong international background, havin g lived and worked in various continents. Speaks Spanish, and French. Experience includes: Systems Analysis & Implementation ~ ERP Implementations ~ Large Databases ~ Syst ems Integration Strategic Planning ~ Team Building & Leadership ~ Customer Service ~ Operations Management Process Improvement ~ Software Development ~ End-User Training ~ Quality Assuran ce PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE THE NATURE CONSERVANCY, Arlington, VA 2006 - Present SR. PROGRAM DIRECTOR, STRATEGY AND PROJECT MANAGEMENT OFFICE Head of SPMO team of 32 IT professionals responsible for all IT projects worldwi de. Our group delivers and supports applications for TNC's 3,500 employees worki ng in 690 offices around the world. Recent initiatives: * Turned around the department into a high performing group * 30% increase in IT credibility in two years measured by client survey. This in crease was realized during a period where labor head count had to be reduced by 25% and non-labor budget decreased by 70% * Established key performance metrics * Oversee IT governance processes * Developed and now manage Enterprise Content Management strategy * Completed implementation of Oracle Web Content Management system * Completed SharePoint pilot as precursor to future Intranet platform * Introduced Agile and Rational Unified Process (UML) software development metho dologies * Main applications supported: Oracle Financials, Peoplesoft HRMS and Team Appro ach * Technical platform: Oracle, SQL Server, mysql, .Net, Java, Python, ESRI GIS se rvers MERKLE, Lanham, MD PROGRAM MANAGER 2005 - 2006

Managed database marketing projects for major non-profit organizations and estab lished commercial companies. Clients included: American Cancer Society, National Wildlife Federation, Collegiate Funding Services, Procter & Gamble and Disney. * Primary client contact. Managed cross-functional teams * Planned and supervised all development and QC activities * Technical platform: SQL Server databases with tables in excess of hundred mill ion records UNITED NATIONS, New York, NY INFORMATION SYSTEMS OFFICER 2003 - 2004

Developed specifications and prototype for new UN budgeting system. Gathered req

uirements and mapped business processes so the individual needs of each departme nt were met within UN regulations. * Worked through a complex bureaucracy so all deliverables would get completed a nd approved * Developed prototype using internal rapid design methodology * Technical platform: Oracle, J2EE, UML JEAN-MICHEL TEXIER PAGE TWO

APPLICATION TECHNOLOGIES, Bethesda, MD 2000 - 2003 An international consulting firm specializing in the implementation and manageme nt of Oracle ERP Applications EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT Head of the consulting practice overseeing a staff of 40. Main liaison with all clients. Engagements included: * Oversight of all Oracle accounting system functions for telecom company Equant in 26 countries making sure all bases were covered 24/7. Handled the operationa l side, developed interfaces and implemented additional financial modules. * Implemented Oracle expense report system for Equant users worldwide. Delivered the system in four months. * Won a bid, where many international competitors competed, to sell an ERP to a major telecom company in Cameroon. Designed the proposal and the presentation. * Technical platform: Oracle ERP 10.7 & 11i WORLD WILDLIFE FUND 1992 - 2000 CHIEF INFORMATION OFFICER, Washington, DC 1995 - 2000 INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY MANAGER, Washington, DC 1993 - 1995 PROJECT MANAGER, Geneva, Switzerland 1992 - 1993 Promoted in 1995 to manage the IT department. * Developed a five-year strategic plan for modernizing and integrating core syst ems, and implemented it over that time span. * Selected, implemented and managed Oracle Financials * Migrated membership, fundraising and direct-marketing systems - maintained all associated subsystems, ensuring a tight integration and a high level of data in tegrity. Efforts resulted in more accurate data captured within a quicker timefr ame. * Responsible for IT infrastructure at headquarters and in field offices * Technical platform: Oracle ERP 11i, Team Approach, Windows and Unix Previous experience: PROJECT MANAGER at Applied Research Labs, Lausanne, Switzer land; PROGRAMMER ANALYST at Federal Polytechnical University (EPFL), Lausanne, S witzerland; PROGRAMMER ANALYST at Amberieu's Air Base, Amberieu, France; PROGRAM MER ANALYST INTERNSHIP at IBM research Labs, Nice, France; and RESEARCH ASSISTAN T at EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland. EDUCATION MS, Computer Science, FEDERAL POLYTECHNICAL SCHOOL OF LAUSANNE, Lausanne, Switze rland COMPUTER EXPERTISE Business applications: Financials, Budgeting, HR, Membership, Fundraising, Dire ct Marketing Content management: SharePoint, Oracle Universal Content Management Methodologies: RUP, UML, OOD, OORA, IM/ERD, SA/RT, SD Planning and design tools: MS-Project, EasyCase, Teamwork, STP Programming frameworks: .NET, J2EE, GIS, Struts, Velocity, Hibernate Programming languages: C#, C++, Java, ASP.NET, VB, SQL, PL/SQL, ASP, CF, PHP, HT ML, XML

Analytical tools: Business Objects, MS-Access, Oracle Discoverer, FSG, R&R, Cry stal Reports Databases: Oracle, MS SQL Server, MS-Access, mysql Web Servers: Apache, Oracle, MS-IIS, Netscape Enterprise ORACLE EDUCATION TRAINING: General Ledger Financials Functional Foundation Applications System Admin Budgeting and Forecasting Analysis and Reporting Web Expenses Data Warehouse Database Design Express Foundation Database Administration Performance Tuning Backup and Recovery New Features for DBAs