Nancy Long has global responsibility for Hitachi Data Systems Human Resources functions and programs, including benefits and compensation, leadership development and organization effectiveness, staffing and human resources processes, and information management.
Prior to joining Hitachi Data Systems in 2006, Long was senior vice president at O’Connor Hospital in San Jose, California, where she led Human Resources. Long previously worked at HP for 24 years where her most recent role was vice president of Human Resources for Global Marketing. She held numerous executive roles at HP, with responsibilities at a global level, overseeing multiple functions and large teams dispersed across multiple countries. Long also worked at United Airlines for seven years as a systems analyst. Her unique background brings a business acumen that is unusual among Human Resources professionals.
Nancy Long holds a Master’s degree in Human Resources and Organization Development from the University of San Francisco. She also serves on the faculty of San Jose State University, teaching in the Organization and Management department in the College of Business.