Women of Distinction - Ashini J. Desai
Ashini J. Desai
Solutions Architect & Business Engineering Team Manager / Xerox
Ashini J. Desai joined Xerox in 2001 as a document composition consultant and has become a subject matter expert in message management/document design and operational workflow and architecture. Desai received both the Xerox Corporation COE VIP Award and the Xerox Peak Performer, and she presented a communication re-engineering success case at the 2010 OnDemand Expo in Philadelphia, Pa. Prior to joining Xerox in 2001, she was a management consultant for PricewaterhouseCoopers. She also managed the direct marketing/fundraising systems for the American Red Cross, Institute of International Education and the Free Library of Philadelphia. Desai has a bachelor’s degree in English from Rutgers University, and a master’s degree in information science from Penn State University. To balance work and family with a creative life, she has poetry, essays and reviews published in various literary journals and websites, in addition to serving as a panelist at literary events.