Kristen Vaughan is a Managing Director at Accenture Federal Services, leading the Operations Growth Platform and HR Services practice. She brings over 20 years of experience in strategy, digital transformation, HR systems, deployment, delivery, and processes improvement. Her work at Accenture has centered on large scale business transformation efforts to prepare organizations for new processes and technology through transformational change. 

Ms. Vaughan works across the federal sector with clients to understand technology, process, and workforce challenges and help solve issues in mission critical space such as Cloud, Cyber/Security, and HR. Her primary area of focus has been in the Department of Defense with clients across the Armed Services, the Intelligence Community, and the 4th Estate. She combines her extensive technology and delivery experience with business strategies to help solve key issues for clients.

Ms. Vaughan earned a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Information Technology from The College of William & Mary. She is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP), Certified Change Management Professional (CCMP), and an International Coach Federation (ICF) certified coach focusing on one-on-one and group coaching for executives. She has served on boards in the Northern Virginia area including Leadership Center of Arlington and Easterseals. Ms. Vaughan lives in Arlington, VA with her husband and 3 kids and enjoys running, playing soccer, cooking, and cheering for the Washington Football Team, Nationals, and Capitals.

Kristen Vaughan