Skip Prichard became the fifth President and Chief Executive Officer of OCLC in July 2013. Before joining OCLC, Skip served as President and CEO of Ingram Content Group Inc., as well as President and CEO of ProQuest Information and Learning. He has also held a number of executive positions with LexisNexis. Among Skip's many passions is his Leadership Insights blog, and he is a frequent keynote speaker at conferences around the world. His first book, The Book of Mistakes: 9 Secrets to Creating a Successful Future, was released in February 2018 and has appeared on several bestsellers lists, including The Wall Street Journal and Publishers Weekly. Skip received his Bachelor of Science degree from Towson State University and his Juris Doctor degree from the University of Baltimore School of Law.