Bio: Jacquelyn currently leads Microsoft’s Central Region Developer and Platform Evangelism (DPE) business. In this capacity, she focuses on enabling partners, customers and developers to innovate and drive their business forward leveraging new technology. This includes key Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 applications and enabling applications through leveraging Microsoft’s cloud solution, Azure. Jacquelyn joined Microsoft in July 2001 and has held several technical and leadership positions. As a services consultant and Architect Evangelist, Jacquelyn worked with Fortune 100 companies on architecture strategy and built an architecture community, including spearheading two large scale architectural conferences.
Jacquelyn graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of North Dakota with a BS in both Mathematics and Computer Science.