Executive Director, U.S. Public Sector’s State and Local Government Solutions, Microsoft
Kimberly Nelson joined Microsoft Corporation in 2006 and now serves as Executive Director of the U.S. Public Sector’s State and Local Government Solutions team. In this capacity, she leads a team of subject matter experts covering Justice and Public Safety, Health and Human Services and Modern Government. Her role also includes serving as the U.S. CityNext Lead and working in collaboration with Microsoft’s vast partner ecosystem to develop repeatable solutions that will ensure the predictable delivery of improved online services while helping to reduce the cost, risk and deployment time associated with sophisticated systems.
Prior to joining Microsoft Ms. Nelson served in management and executive roles at both the state and federal levels of government. Her last two government roles were Assistant Administrator of the Office of Environmental Information, US EPA and Executive Deputy Secretary, Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection.
Ms. Nelson has a Bachelor’s Degree in degree in Political Science (Shippensburg University) and a and a Master’s Degree in Public Administration (University of Pennsylvania).