Lucy Kerner is currently the Global Senior Principal Security Technical Evangelist and Strategist at Red Hat and helps drive security thought leadership and leads the global go-to-market strategy for security across the entire Red Hat portfolio. She has spoken at numerous internal and external events, including security conferences, and is a Red Hat Summit Top Presenter. Prior to this role, Kerner was a Senior Cloud Solutions Architect for the North America Public Sector team at Red Hat. She has over 15 years of professional experience as both a software and hardware development engineer and a pre-sales solutions architect. Kerner graduated from Carnegie Mellon University with a Master of Science and Bachelor of Science in electrical and computer engineering and a Minor in Spanish.