Vice President, Worldwide Public Sector, Amazon Web Services
Teresa Carlson is vice president of worldwide public sector at Amazon Web Services. She was previously vice president of federal government business at Microsoft, among several other positions, and worldwide vice president of marketing and business development for Lexign Incorporated. Before moving into IT, Carlson spent nearly 15 years in health care. Among her many honors is the March of Dimes Heroines in Technology Lifetime Achievement Award; she is one of the Washingtonian’s 100 Most Powerful Women. She chairs the American Red Cross National Capital Region and serves on the Economic Club of Washington, DC board, among others.