Karen Jackson MBA Secretary of Technology, Commonwealth of Virginia
As Secretary of Technology for the Commonwealth of Virginia Karen Jackson serves as a senior advisor to the Governor on technology matters including innovation, data analytics, telecommunication, cybersecurity, and unmanned systems. She is also responsible for overseeing the Commonwealth’s IT infrastructure; policy and legislative initiatives as well as developing programs to facilitate innovation, entrepreneurship, technology development, and adoption. Ms. Jackson holds a B.S. in Business Management from Christopher Newport University and a MBA from William & Mary.