Zachary Kelly

Executive Strategist, Amazon Web Services

With equal experience in business and technology, Zak helps federal leaders work through complex technology modernization issues and build practical plans that reduce risk and accelerate getting results. Zak started his technology career as a software developer and progressed through systems architecture, team management, startup launch, program management, technical sales, and enterprise strategy. He has supported major Federal IT programs with agencies including NIH, CMS, DOE, DOJ, DHS, DOT, FAA, and others, and global financial services companies including AIG, Seoul Guaranty Insurance Company, Macquarie Group, Bank of Tokyo, Santander Bank, and others. Zak has been with AWS for over four years and lives in Blacksburg, VA with his wife, three teenagers, and three dogs.