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. She has gained experience in Enterprise IT governance, Enterprise Architecture, Application Architecture and Systems Engineering, Application programming, and several programming languages and programming platforms. She is currently the IBM 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. Ms. Schenkewitz was also an IT Specialist where she delivered multiple projects and solutions to a variety of IBM clients. She is a hands on individual with a proven track record in both working with and leading project teams to achieve the successful implementation of client solutions. Ms Schenkewitz currently holds an OpenGroup Master Architect certification, holds two IBM certifications as an Certified L2 IT Architect and IT Specialist, and is a member of both certification boards..