Kristy Edwards has held leadership roles in product management, cybersecurity and privacy across the enterprise software, mobile, cloud and Health IT sectors. Her career has been dedicated to building teams and products that innovate to manage, protect and realize the value of data. Kristy’s Board seat at Dove Lewis complements her work in technology organizations, Lookout, McKesson, Workday and Oracle Corp., where she’s reported into the c-suite and has developed guidance for Board-level audiences.
Kristy holds a Bachelor’s degree from Bates College in Maine. She is co-inventor of two patents in database security, and has appeared in publications including the Washington Post and Vanity Fair. Her volunteering has centered on mentoring women in technology, philanthropic giving (as part of ninety-nine girlfriends, a Portland collective giving organization), and senior dog adoption. She relocated to beautiful Portland to be closer to her husband’s family, along with her husband, their two children, two cats and 22 year-old lizard.