Cloud-Now | Advisory Board
CloudNOW is a non-profit consortium of the leading women in cloud computing and converging technologies, providing a forum for networking, knowledge sharing, mentoring, and career development, including merit-based STEM scholarship funding.
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Named as One of the Most Influential Women in Cloud.
CEO and Co-Founder

Jocelyn DeGance Graham

Named by CRN as one of the 100 most influential women in IT, and by GetVOIP as one of the Top 25 Most Influential Women in Cloud, Jocelyn is the SVP of Market Development at 6fusion. Jocelyn is also the Founder of Cloud-NOW.org, a 501c3 non profit focused on championing women in tech. Jocelyn has deep expertise in business development, marketing, communications, and research, and has spent the majority of her career advising high potential technology start-ups (TechStars, Under the Radar winners) and Fortune 100 companies (Hewlett-Packard, Intuit, and Arthur Andersen/Accenture). She holds a Master’s degree in Industrial/Organizational Psychology, with an emphasis in Statistics & Research, and a Bachelor’s degree from University of California, Santa Barbara.

Susan Wu
CTO and Co-Founder

Susan Wu

Susan is the Director of Technical Marketing at Midokura. Susan previously led product positions for Oracle/Sun, Citrix, AMD and Docker. She is a frequent speaker for industry conferences like OSCON, Container World, All Things Open, Linuxcon/CloudOpen/Containercon, Interzone, Data360/Cloudcon and Data Storage Innovation. Honored by the Cloud Network of Women (CloudNOW) organization as one of the Top Women in Cloud for 2013, Susan is passionate about advancing women's' contribution to the cloud industry and serves on the Board of Directors for CloudNOW.

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Lori MacVittie

Recognized by Sys-Con Media’s Cloud Computing Journal as one of the Top 50 Most Prominent Cloud Bloggers, and the only female to make the list,Lori MacVittie is responsible for education and evangelism of application services available across F5’s entire product suite. Her role includes authorship of technical materials and participation in a number of community-based forums and industry standards organizations, among other efforts. She currently focuses on cloud computing, infrastructure, data center architecture, and security-related topics. MacVittie has extensive programming experience as an application architect, as well as network and systems development and administration expertise. Prior to joining F5, MacVittie was an award-winning Senior Technology Editor at Network Computing Magazine, where she conducted product research and evaluation focused on integration with application and network architectures, and authored articles on a variety of topics aimed at IT professionals. She holds a B.S. in Information and Computing Science from the University of Wisconsin at Green Bay, and an M.S. in Computer Science from Nova Southeastern University.

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Chris Boehlke

Chris is a founder and principal of Bospar, a Bay Area based public relations firm serving national and global companies who are bringing new cloud-based products and technologies to the business and consumer markets. She was a senior manager at two of the world’s largest communications firms, heading up branding and consumer packaged goods initiatives, before starting her own company in the mid-90s. Her personal trademark has been to bring global brand sophistication and ultimate consumer pull-through to B2B and B2C clients alike. Chris has led some of the technology industry’s most memorable branding campaigns, ranging from Cisco’s “The Human Network”, to Logitech’s “The Unfinished Revolution, to Dolby’s “The Sound of History.” She and her clients have received more than 300 awards and special industry acknowledgements for outstanding marketing and PR.
Chris has won multiple Silver Anvils – “the Oscar of PR” – and has served as a judge for Silver Anvils and other agency awards. She served on the Executive Committee of the Counselors Academy of the Public Relations Society of America where she spearheaded the organization’s first re-branding initiative. She holds a BA from The University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia.

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Bernard Golden

Bernard Golden is acknowledged as a Technology visionary with proven ability to accelerate market success for innovative software companies. Named by Wired.com as one of the ten most influential people in cloud computing. Author/co-author of of five books on open source, virtualization, and cloud computing. Cloud computing advisor for CIO Magazine. Blog named to over a dozen “best of cloud computing” lists. Highly regarded keynote speaker at conferences across the globe.