Stacy Carron is the firm's Chief Information Officer. With more then 22 years of information systems and technology experience, Stacy serves as a principal in the development of technological solutions for the firm and its clients, leads technology diligence and integration projects related to acquisitions, and is a key contributor to the firm’s strategic planning and critical business projects.
Stacy led Stout's infrastructure migration to a cloud-first platform and continually implements security systems and platforms to combat and scale the firm and clients along the ever-changing security landscape. Her additional areas of expertise include optimization of internal technology systems, network administration, software development, collaborative technology implementation, custom development of internal systems, technology compliance, strategic planning, project management, communications planning, and firm facilities management, including numerous office-relocation projects.
Prior to joining Stout, Stacy managed the Home Bakery in Rochester, MI. Her diverse responsibilities, included running the store front, supervising employees, as well as creating and maintaining productivity-enhancing computer systems for the business.
In addition, she has extensive practical experience delivering technology solutions for real-world issues, such as the creation of event software to manage registration and a silent auction for numerous charitable events.
Stacy has chaired and served as a committee member for Grace Center of Hope in Pontiac, MI. She has offered extensive support to Leader Dogs for the Blind in Rochester, MI, and has been a volunteer for the Penrickton Center for Blind Children in Taylor, MI.
In 2022, Stacy was nominated as a finalist for the Michigan CIO© ORBIE® Awards for demonstrating excellence in technology leadership.