Erin Furr brings her extensive knowledge of information systems and database management to the OPEN MINDS team. Mrs. Furr currently serves as the Database Systems Developer, where her responsibilities include the creation and design of custom software for the OPEN MINDS Business Development Department. In addition, she is responsible for the design of executive and departmental performance dashboards, integrating data from OPEN MINDS various third-party vendors, such as MailChimp, Stripe, Quickbooks, Google Analytics, and Microsoft Azure, driving ad-hoc analysis using business analytics tool Microsoft Power BI.
Before joining OPEN MINDS, Mrs. Furr acted as an undergraduate research assistant for Shippensburg’s Management Information Systems department. In this role, she helped manage a team of fellow undergrads with the collaboration of Shippensburg staff to help advance students in the programs. She also assisted with the investigation or coding inspections for the accessibility of finance, banking, and accounting systems for disable and/or impaired users.
Mrs. Furr earned her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Management Information Systems, and Finance from the Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania, where she was an active participant in Shippensburg’s academic peer mentoring program.