Speakers

 

Holly Rollins

Booz Allen Hamilton

Holly Rollins, a Principal Senior Director at Booz Allen Hamilton leading Booz Allen’s Aerospace Cyber business, has more than 26 years of professional experience in cyber, business case analysis, analysis of alternatives, capital planning, Exhibit 300s, risk assessment, information assurance, infrastructure financing investment strategies, and IT business strategy.  She holds a B.A. in Political Science and an M.B.A. in Finance, as well as Graduate Certificates in International Business and Innovation.

In her 24 years at Booz Allen, Holly has championed Mentoring Circles, Senior Women’s Roundtable events, New and Expectant Mothers workshops and Leadership promotion pipeline management.  She and co-authored NIST Special Publication 800-65 Integrating IT Security into Capital Planning and Investment Control.  She has engaged with the Community Philanthropy and Partnership, Workforce Leadership Council as an advisor, Professional Development Team advisor and Women’s Forum advisor. Holly was the 2016 Society of Women Engineers Prism award winner and is presently on the leadership advisory team of the Society of Women Engineers within the firm.  She also serves as Booz Allen’s Denver Site Lead.

Holly lives in beautiful Monument, Colorado with her husband, and two children, Matthew 15 and Christy 13.

Jessica Zhang

Slack Technologies

Jessica Zhang received her Masters degree in Management Information Systems from school of IS&T, in 2007. She was a research assistant for Dr. Ann L Fruhling from Jan 2006 - Dec. 2007, focusing on agile system development.

Currently, she is a veteran of Marketing Analytics at Slack. She built out the first iteration of Life Time Value (LTV), and currently leads analytics initiatives on user acquisition insights and brand strategy.

Prior to Slack, She was an early member of Twilio and built out the performance marketing team. She started her marketing career at Zynga, focusing on digital user acquisition with an annual budget of $100M. At Zynga, she also collaborated heavily with Facebook on the launch of advertising targeting tools.

In her spare time, Jessica enjoys photography, drumming, surfing, and anything outdoors. She also loves crafting, and has designed numerous holiday cards and wedding invitations.