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Peggy K. Matson

Adjunct Faculty


2145 Sheridan Road
Evanston, IL 60208-3109

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MBA 1995 Business Administration, The University of Chicago Booth School of Business

MSEECS 1989 Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Illinois at Chicago

BSEE 1983 Electrical Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Research Interests

After 30 years of industry experience in the areas of innovation, technology strategy and engineering product development – innovating, strategically shaping and shipping numerous pioneering products cradle to grave – Peggy is now focused on educating and inspiring others. Peggy is an adjunct professor in Northwestern University’s McCormick School of Engineering, is Director for Graduate Studies in Engineering Management and Project Management Degree Programs at Washington State University, and is founding principal of Tech Strategies Group LLC offering consulting services. She is also Program Chair for TEMSCON 2018. Peggy holds a BS in electrical engineering, an MS in electrical engineering and computer science, and an MBA. Peggy holds 4 U.S. patents.

Significant Professional Service

  • December 2013 - Present: Tech Strategies Group LLC
  • 1984 - 2013: Motorola Solutions