Ms. Lisa Schenkewitz is an Executive IT Architect and IT Specialist in the IBM Office of the CIO. Ms. Schenkewitz has over 30 years of experience in IBM, specializing in Enterprise Architecture, Application Architecture and Systems Engineering, Application programming, and several programming languages and programming platforms. She is currently the IBM Executive Architect responsible for integrating Watson into IBM”s IT help platform for employees. Previously she was a manager in IBM GBS Complex System Integration services, managing Architecture opportunities for both the IBM internal and commercial clients, and serving as an Architectural Consultant and Senior Solution Manager. She was previously a manager for system engineering and architecture opportunities for cross sector accounts, and previous to that, team lead of the IBM Global Services’ Service Architecture Review Board. She holds certifications with OpenGroup, and is a member of the Society of Women Engineers.