Lynn St. Amour is President and CEO of Internet Matters, an Internet consulting company, and is active in matters of Internet development and governance. She served as the UN Internet Governance Forum – Multistakeholder Advisory Group (IGF-MAG) Chair (2016 – 2019). From 2001 to 2014, she was President and CEO of the Internet Society (ISOC), a global non-profit organization dedicated to the open development, evolution, and use of the Internet. She joined the Internet Society in 1998 as Executive Director of its Europe, Middle East, and Africa operations, after previously holding senior positions in Europe and the United States with AT&T and Digital Equipment Corporation. She is Co-Chair, World Economic Forum, Digital Economy and Society Systems Initiative.
She is a graduate of the University of Vermont and has extensive experience in the global IT sector, international business, and corporate restructuring, with a background in strategic planning, international sales and marketing, and finance. Ms. St. Amour has served on a number of international boards.