Ms. Karen McCann
Chief Operating Officer
Digital Wisdom Institute
Industry Representative

Ms. McCann is a dynamic Senior Sales Project Manager with over 20 years experience in the telecommuncations industry.  She has managing up to 40 employees and large teams charged with multiple interdisciplinary and cross-functional projects.  Her profit & loss responsibilities have included over 15 corporate product lines with over $75M in combined value.  In her various roles, she has been instrumental in developing sales proposals with over $10B in combined value.  Ms. McCann is an award-winning project manager, business developer, and software engineer, and holds a PMP certification as well as a Wide-Area Networking certification.  Ms McCann graudated from UVA with a degree in mathematics and GWU with a project management degree.  She also studied at JHU APL's computer science graduate program.  Ms. McCann is married with 1 son and lives in Springfield, Virginia.