George Fletcher

Identity Standards Architect, Verizon Media Group

George Fletcher currently serves as the Identity Standards Architect for Verizon Media Group supporting the partner and consumer sides of the business. He is a software architect with 25+ years of software development and architecture experience covering a wide variety of disciplines including artificial intelligence, “real-time” media processing, graphical information systems, consumer electronic devices and large-scale Internet deployments. In addition to his responsibilities at Verizon Media Group, Fletcher is a community-elected board member of the OpenID Foundation (OIDF) and serves on the OIDF Executive Committee. He is involved in a number of identity standards efforts including OpenID Connect, OAuth 2 and User Managed Access (Kantara Initiative).