ORG Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Title Director, IT Data Analytics & Visualization
Karen Herrington has approximately 30 years of work experience in Information Technology with 20 of those years being spent in the higher education arena. Karen spent 8 years working at the regional headquarters of a large life insurance company where she designed and implemented the company’s handheld computer sales system. Upon coming to Virginia Tech in 1997, she began working in the information technology security and access management area and was one of the original architects of Virginia Tech’s current identity management system that went live in 2003. Karen currently serves as Director of Identity Strategy & Administration where she facilitates the planning and delivery of strategic enterprise identity and access solutions for Virginia Tech. Karen holds both an M.S. and a B.A. in Computer Science from Mississippi State University.
Time 03/07/19 08:45AM-10:00AM