As the Senior Director of Transition and Change Management for Nike’s Product Process Innovation team, Erica Swanson leads the design and implementation of change-related initiatives benefiting the company’s Global Product Engines. With more than 15 years of experience managing large-scale business process and technology change programs, Erica is skilled at implementing all components of change from business case development, scope definition, solution design and budgeting through to successful end user adoption. Prior to joining Nike in early 2013, Erica was Managing Director, Organization Effectiveness at Slalom Consulting in San Francisco.
She holds a BA in English and Business Leadership from Northwestern University. Erica is an avid long distance runner and cross-country coach. She also actively volunteers with Groundworks Opportunities (GO), a nonprofit organization operating micro-development projects around the globe. She is currently supporting a project focused on building a clean-water well in Cambodia.