Laura is a Principal Program Manager in Microsoft’s Cloud & Enterprise Security division. She tries to make the Internet a safer and more usable place. Laura has previously been an Identity Management consultant, Active Directory architect for a global engineering firm, and other sundry IT pursuits. She has a B.A. and M.S. from the University of Pennsylvania, an M.S. from the University of Washington, and is an unrepentant technology zealot who likes to talk about herself in the third person when providing auto-biographical information. She Twitters (tweets? She’s not cool enough to know the verb form of Twitter) @adfskitteh, and is a competitive West Coast Swing dancer in her spare time.