Paula has over 30 years’ experience in automation. Her current focus is on Asset Lifecycle Management, specifically Plant Asset Management and Asset Reliability. She has authored Worldwide Outlook reports in both of these areas of the Asset Lifecycle Management domain. Other areas in which Paula has been involved include Field Devices (Flow, Level, and Pressure), Process Analytical Chemistry, Intelligent Pumping Systems, and Laboratory Information Management Systems. Prior to joining ARC in 2000, her roles included sales, marketing, and product management for suppliers of process automation hardware and software. Paula has a BS from Northeastern University and an MS from the University of Massachusetts Boston.