Helen Xing is a business leader, passionate about education and social impact, specializing in business development, building strategic alliances, channel partner ecosystems and customer relationships. She has recently been involved with the US Department of Veterans Affairs in their use of open data to help the VA assist veterans with issues such as post-traumatic stress disorder and unemployment. Helen began her career at Merck and Company, spent 15 years at Oracle, finishing her career as the Senior Director, Partner Solutions, NA Sales Customer Strategy and Business Development. She is currently the Government & Education Business Development and Strategic Alliances Leader at Tableau. She has an MBA from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.