Keynote Speakers


Yvonne Garcia

SVP, Global Head of Client Solutions Group and Program Management Office (PMO), State Street Corporation and National Chairwoman, Association of Latino Professionals for America (ALPFA)

Yvonne Garcia is a Global Corporate Leader, a National Civic Leader and an impactful change agent. As the Global Head of Client Solutions and PMO at State Street Corporation. In that role, Yvonne develops solutions for Fortune 100 companies in the financial sector by delivering superior service to clients and deploying cutting-edge technology and operational processes, and delivering complex consulting engagements for existing and potential State Street clients. Yvonne leads a high performing global team that provides end to end services to clients from deal structures that yield optimal solutions to conversions onto State Street industry leading platforms.

Prior to State Street, Yvonne served as Director of Marketing and Distribution Strategy for Liberty Mutual where she led the development and deployment of complex integrated marketing strategies, including the development and implementation of their Hispanic Marketing initiative and the development and implementation of Liberty Mutual’ s segmentation strategy for Personal Markets. Yvonne also served as Vice President for Mass Affluent Marketing for Bank of America and as Vice President for their China Construction Bank Strategic Assistance Program. In that role, Yvonne and her team created and implemented over five new Wealth Management Centers throughout China which resulted in over 80 centers currently throughout the country. Yvonne is a fully certified Six Sigma Black Belt, and applies that discipline, rigor, and process to every project on which she deploys.

Yvonne was a recipient of Boston Business Journal’s 40-under-40 Award for 2008 and was selected as a Top 25 Women for Hispanic Business Magazine for 2009. Yvonne was also selected as the Top 5 Latina Executive in the Country by Latina Style Magazine for 2012 and Top 100-under-50 Executive Leader for Diversity MBA for 2013. Most recently, Yvonne was appointed to the Executive Board for Boston 2024 Olympics and The Boston Club and was selected as Top 22 Most Influential Women in Massachusetts by the Boston Business Journal for 2015.  In addition, Yvonne has run 7 marathons in the past 6 years and will be running the 2017 Boston Marathon for Children’s Hospital.

Yvonne holds an MBA from Boston University in Finance and Marketing and a BA from SUNY Albany. She is also a graduate of the Army R.O.T.C. program at Siena College in Loudonville, NY and holds a Certificate in Economics and Culture from La Sorbonne in Paris, France.


Mary J. Rollman

Managing Director at Accenture

Mary is a Managing Director in the Accenture Strategy Operations practice.  She is based in Boston, Massachusetts.  Mary joined Accenture in 2000, then spent twelve years in the Supply Chain/Operations organization, working across all supply chain functions and industries.   She led the Offering Development work globally for the Operations practice from 2010 – 2012, conducting research and developing thought leadership, white papers and point of view materials for the practice.


In 2012, Mary left Accenture and joined Amgen a Biopharma company based in Los Angeles, California.  At Amgen, as the Director of Global Expansion and M&A for the Operations organization.  She was responsible for due diligence and negotiations activities supporting Amgen’ s global growth agenda, leading deals in US, Russia and Turkey.  She also led the Operational Excellence effort and team for the Global Supply Chain organization.  As part of Amgen’s large scale transformation program she also co-led a strategic program to create an integrated planning process across Commercial and Operations functions.  

Mary rejoined Accenture in December 2015 and currently leads the North America supply chain strategy organization.  She works with multiple clients across the Biotech and Pharmaceutical industry.  




Accenture PLC is a global professional services company and provides strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations services. It has been incorporated in Dublin, Ireland, since 1 September 2009. It is a Fortune Global 500 company. As of 2016, the company reported net revenues of $32.9 billion, with more than 384,000 employees serving clients in more than 200 cities in 120 countries. In 2015, Accenture had about 130,000 employees in India, more than in any other country, about 48,000 in the US, and about 50,000 in the Philippines. Accenture’s current clients include 94 of the Fortune Global 100 and more than three-quarters of the Fortune Global 500.