Lynn is the Microsoft Azure Space Lead for Australia. In this role, Lynn is leading efforts to integrate the Azure cloud platform with an ecosystem of Australian Space partners to develop cloud-enabled technologies for the space industry and its customers. Lynn is also focused on bringing together innovation, products, and partnerships to deliver accessible satellite connectivity and space-enabled data services to all industry customers.
Lynn has 25 years of Space expertise in Defense, the Intelligence Community, and Industry. She retired as a Colonel from the US Air Force in 2019 and joined Microsoft in 2020 to help initiate their efforts in the Space industry. She has experience in satellite operations, space launch, operational test for space programs like GPS, space-based intelligence, and cloud capabilities for space missions. She has held several military command positions leading large operational space organizations with complex satellite missions.
Lynn is passionate about the Australian Space industry and supporting diversity in STEM and the Space industry.