Speaker

 

Melissa Evers-Hood
Melissa
Evers-Hood
SR. Dir. Google OS, System Software Product
Intel Corporation

Melissa Evers-Hood is the Senior Director of Google Operating Systems within the System Software Products in the Intel Architecture Graphics, and Software group at Intel Corp. Her current responsibilities span Intel’s development on Google technologies and their scale ecosystem partners. Melissa drives Edge initiatives across Intel’s Open Source software development and associated communities. She has worked across the system software stack in open source communities from device, to edge, to cloud leading development in Android, Chrome, Graphics, Media, OpenStack, Cloud Native Computing, StarlingX amongst others. Melissa has served on the board of directors of several organizations and currently is the Governing Board Chair of the LF Edge. Joining Intel 15 yrs ago, Melissa has worked across Engineering, Finance, and Product management. Passionate advocate for diversity and inclusion, as well as a certified coach, Melissa frequently speaks, mentors, and coaches technical leaders internally and externally. Prior to Intel, Melissa worked at Dell and ExxonMobil in engineering and strategy functions.

Melissa resides in Portland, Oregon with husband and three kids. She has her BS and MBA from the University of Texas at Austin.