As Chief Platform Officer, Dora leads SmartThings’ developer platform product and engineering, developer relations and evangelism, and certification programs to help create intuitive smart home products and easy-to-adopt connected IoT experiences around the world. She believes that people’s lives can be enhanced when a broad developer community works together to create innovative applications on the open platform. Prior to joining SmartThings, Dora was at Google since 2001 in various leadership and executive management roles where she was instrumental in transitioning the company to a profitable global business. Most recently, she was Senior Director of Google Cloud Solution for the Google Cloud Platform business, where she focused on building and leading technical teams to drive platform adoption amongst partners and developers with significant results. Prior to that, she founded and led Google’s technology team responsible for driving product adoptions among top strategic partners across all Google products worldwide. Dora is an avid traveler, bold explorer, enthusiastic soul cyclist, and has an unyielding passion for interior design with automation. She currently resides in the San Francisco Bay Area and is based out of the SmartThings HQ in Palo Alto.