Chris Lynch-HS 2018

Chris Lynch

Chris Lynch is the proud cofounder of the Defense Digital Service after serving as part of the United States Digital Service team at the White House. At USDS, Chris has focused on revamping the technology, processes and policies around the delivery of benefits to the men and women serving our country. Chris is a serial entrepreneur with startups ranging from consumer to enterprise venture-backed solutions.

He has built companies focused on personal health, big data analytics for enterprise, consumer gifting, gaming platforms, customer insights, and engineering processes and services. Previously Chris was VP of Engineering for Daptiv (acquired by ChangePoint). In addition, he served as a Development Manager in charge of the architecture, engineering, and operation of a global CRM application at Microsoft. Lynch is also a hobbyist photographer, tech geek, music lover, consumer of all things media, triathlete and Ironman.