Elizabeth Simmons is the newly appointed Director of Business Operations for Sony Interactive Entertainment, San Diego Studio. The first female director for the studio she also leads as president for Sony’s Women in Technology resource group. Her role has expanded tremendously over the past 15 years at PlayStation as she continues to develop and oversee game development projects on different platforms and as well as managing development schedules, milestones and resources that include collaborations with both internal and external groups. Elizabeth is a passionate vegan and a strong advocate for animal, environmental and humanitarian issues. As a mother of 4, she believes that leading by positive example you create a picture of what's possible, and in doing so she aspires to draw out the best in others by being her best self.
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