Kristin White is now the COO of ITS America, where her focus is to promote policies that advance the development and safe deployment of intelligent transportation technologies throughout the United States. Previously she served as MNDOT's Executive Director of the Connected and Automated Vehicles Office, where she led policy, planning, research, and testing of emerging transportation technologies. Kristin has over 15 years’ experience developing law and policy at the international, federal, state and local levels. Kristin graduated from St. Olaf College with a B.A. in Political Science and Asian Studies, received her law degree from Hamline University School of Law, and obtained her certificate in global arbitration from Queen Mary University in London.