The past year saw the uprooting of business as usual. During this special opening fireside chat, Kristin Graham from Amazon will share her insights on how–and why– internal communicators should embrace the uncertainty we’ve found ourselves in, get comfortable having uncomfortable discussions and have the courage to be transparent and authentic in their communications to employees.
Principal of culture and communications
Kristin Graham is the principal of culture and communications for Amazon. A former journalist and current technology leader, she has centered her career on storytelling. Curiosity wove her career through nonprofits, Fortune 50s and dot-coms. She moved to Seattle in 2007 to lead communications and employee programs for the travel portfolio company, Expedia, Inc. Graham's background includes executive and employee communications, global recruiting, diversity and inclusion, philanthropy, learning & development, corporate events, social media, and employer branding initiatives. After a year-long travel sabbatical, Graham joined Amazon Web Services and for the last three years, manages employee communication strategy within the world’s largest cloud company.