Joy Chik is Corporate Vice President for the Identity Division in Microsoft’s Cloud + Enterprise group. Her teams are responsible for Active Directory, Azure Active Directory, Microsoft Account (MSA), Microsoft Graph, Information Protection and Forefront Identity Management suites which are delivered to customers as cloud services or on-premises products. Since joining Microsoft in 1998 as a software engineer contributing to Terminal Services in Windows 2000, Joy has steadily risen in the company as an established leader of some of the industry’s most impactful engineering teams. Joy graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. Joy is a member of the Board of Trustees for the Anita Borg Institute and is active in charities focused on encouraging women and girls to pursue careers in technology.