Elizabeth F. Gates
Elizabeth Gates presently serves
as Chairperson of the Board of Trustees and has served on the Board since 1995.
She is Special Projects Executive and Co-Founder of HGO Technology, Inc. located
at 2100 Market Street in Wheeling, WV. She is an Ernst & Young 1997 Entrepreneur
Of The Year award winner.
HGO is a strategic IT advisory, managed technology services, and web & mobile application
development consulting firm that focuses on helping clients to extract the maximum
value from their business process and information technology investments.
Mrs. Gates has worked as a computer consultant, an instructor in technical math,
general sciences and computer science at Belmont College, and a Senior System Analyst
in Information Services for the former Wheeling Pittsburgh Steel Company.
She also serves on the Advisory Committee for the Information Sciences Department
for West Virginia Northern Community College and is an information technology consultant
to various colleges throughout the area. Mrs. Gates is married to Richard and has
two grown children who reside in California.
Mrs. Gates holds a M.A. in Mathematics from the University of Pittsburgh and a BS
in Mathematics from Wheeling Jesuit University.