Women of Distinction - Penny Rowlands
Print Services Engineering Manager, Kaiser Permanente
As the print services engineering manager within Kaiser Permanente, Penny Rowlands leads the charge of delivering a diversified portfolio of printing solutions to support the largest health plan provider in the United States. She is responsible for providing print-related technology and innovation for the Kaiser Permanente enterprise, consisting of over 50,000 hospital network printer devices and eight regional high-volume transactional printing centers. Since she first began her career with Kaiser in 1999, her team has ushered in several transformations to improve the quality and delivery of printed documents for Kaiser Permanente. Within the past two years, she has implemented new solutions for distributed output management, printer fleet management, disaster recovery and the introduction of an Automated Document Factory within the high-volume transactional print centers.