Marguerite Johnson is a Board of Director, Innovation Research Interchange (IRI). She collaborates within communities of experts to transform ideas into products, services and sustaining businesses that grow innovation portfolios and sales pipelines. Her expertise includes: Innovation Strategy, Disruptive Innovation, Digital Transformation, Ideation, Customer Insights, Marketing and Business Plans, Channel and Distribution Marketing, Digital Business Models and Platforms, Open Innovation and Co-Creation. She gained her more than 19-years of expertise in technical strategic marketing and innovation in automotive electrification, commercial and industrial engines, heavy non-road equipment and polyurethane plastics. Marguerite was awarded two design patents. She has a Bachelor’s degree from The College of Wooster, a Master’s degree in Acquisitions Management from Central Michigan University, and several professional certifications.