Jon Lehtinen is the Principal Identity Engineer at Thomson Reuters. Lehtinen has worked to drive global-scale organizations, like General Electric and Apollo Education Group, to mature their identity and security postures by advocating for the adoption of standards-based protocols, automation and self-service while seeking to reduce the barriers to adopt good identity practices through continuous customer engagement. Lehtinen is dedicated to the growth and maturity of IAM as a profession and has mentored several early career professionals in the field. He is active in the OpenID Foundation, the Kantara Initiative, and currently serves on the Board of Directors of IDPro. He is also a Certified Information Security System Professional (CISSP).