Chris Lynch || Former Director, Defense Digital Service

From a high-flying entrepreneur to building a startup within the Pentagon, Chris shares riveting lessons and stories from the front lines of how when his team misses deadlines, lives are at risk.

Chris reported directly to General Mattis, who was the President’s former Secretary of Defense. Chris was fanatical about intentionally creating an unique culture within the Pentagon, and will share lessons learned through his journey.

Chris Lynch cofounded the Defense Digital Service after serving as part of the United States Digital Service team at the White House.