Chris Blakeley is the deputy of the NASA Web and Managed Cloud Services Office that is run out of the Marshall Spaceflight Center in Alabama, but Chris is physically located at the Kennedy Space Center in the software engineering division. Chris joined NASA in 2003 to help redesign the financial systems at Johnson Space Center in Houston before making the transition to KSC in their apps development division. Throughout his time at NASA, Chris has helped to engineer software solutions for science, manned spaceflight and the Agency CIO.
Most recently, Chris has been tasked to lead SaaS Cloud Enterprise Services forNASA, which focuses on replacing legacy systems with equivalent cloud solutions in an effort to modernize the workforce while providing cost savings to the Agency.
Mr. Blakeley holds a Bachelor of Science in Finance from the University of Miami.