Vielka-Lee Heitz is a Senior Systems Engineer at Sirius Computer Solutions, an IBM Premier Business Partner.
responsibilities include pre and post sales technical support by designing and implementing sound mainframe solutions for customers in Texas, Colorado and Louisiana.
Previously, Vielka-Lee worked at IBM for twelve years where she held various Worldwide and local positions.
co-chaired 'La Red', a key IBM
Diversity Initiative focused on developing Hispanic women and earned various performance awards.
Vielka-Lee earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Puerto Rico and a Master's Degree in Business Administration from Southern Methodist University.
International coursework included studying abroad at ESC Rouen School of Management
in France, Belgium and Mexico.
serves as the 2009-2010 Chair of the Dallas Chapter for the Hispanic Women's Network of Texas
, a nonprofit organization that promotes the advancement of women in public, corporate and civic life.
She also serves as an active member of the Committee of the Board for Power Pipeline, a young emerging leaders program hosted by the Foundation of Women's Resources.
Participated in Power Pipeline
2009 and currently participates of Leadership Texas 2010 and Leadership America 2010.
She is a member of MANA, NSHMBA and an active member of the Junior League of Dallas where she volunteers at various capacities in organizations like Ronald McDonald House of Dallas, Genesis Women's Shelter and the North Texas Food Bank.
Born and raised in Puerto Rico, she
currently resides in Grapevine, Texas with her