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Dedra Chamberlin (University of California, Berkeley)

Dedra Chamberlin
Senior Manager, IAM UC Berkeley/Co-Founder, Cirrus Identity, Inc.

Berkeley, California

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Dedra has been leading IT strategy and service delivery in higher education for 15 years, and currently focuses on Identity and Access Management services (IAM). She serves as Senior Manager, Identity and Access Management at UC Berkeley, and chairs the UC-wide UC Trust workgroup. She serves on the Strategy/Organization team for the Community Identity Framework for Education and Research (CIFER), which supports the development of open source identity solutions for higher education. Dedra recently co-founded a start up, Cirrus Identity, whose initial product offering is an authentication gateway service that allows people from outside universities, such as parents, alumni, research collaborators, etc, to log in to federated university systems using a Social Identity Provider like Google, LinkedIn, Yahoo, etc.

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