Kristen Nero is a Director of Sales within the Federal business at Databricks, focused on Dept. of Homeland Security, Dept. of Justice, and State Dept. Kristen has been at Databricks for over four years helping grow their Federal team from 10 people across Federal to a team of over 60 people today. Kristen has a deep passion for the overall Federal mission and having worked within the Federal IT space for over 10 years, Kristen brings industry knowledge spanning across Big Data, Cloud, and ML/AI.