Krista Baptista

Senior Director
Center for Digital Acceleration (CDA), DAI

Krista leads DAI’s digital integration strategy across the organization and manages and growing portfolio of digital projects across verticals and clients including donors, the private sector and foundations. She provides technical oversight for projects in cybersecurity, digital strategy, digital transformation, and digital sectors such as agriculture, financial services, and digital economy. She has served as a mentor and judge for innovation challenges and competitions and is an experienced speaker on topics including Women in Tech, Digital for Development, the Digital Principles, and leading tech teams. Krista is an adjunct professor at Johns Hopkins School for Advanced International Studies (SAIS).