Jen Kurtz is the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) at Vertex, responsible for all commercial software development, as well as aligning the technology vision and direction of Vertex solutions with the business strategy. Previously, Jen served as a lead member of the software development and commercial enterprise architecture teams. Prior to joining Vertex, she was a software engineer and developer at Verizon and Platinum Technology respectively. Jen is a member of the Women's Leadership Forum and holds a Master of Science in Computer Science from Villanova University and a B.S. in Computer Science from Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania.