Rebecca Lowell Edwards leads Global Communications at Schneider Electric. In this role, she fosters awareness and understanding of how the company is leading the digital transformation of energy and automation in homes, buildings, data centers, infrastructure and industries. Previously, she was Director of Communications and Public Affairs at the International Olympic Committee working to strengthen the Olympic movement globally and drive gender equity in the sporting world. Prior to that, she was Chief Communications Officer at GE Oil & Gas. Becky started her career as a journalist at Dow Jones News Service and The Wall Street Journal where she made the jump over to marketing. Over the course of her career she has advised companies in the healthcare, technology and energy sectors about how to improve or preserve their reputation. She has also supported not-for-profit organizations in pursuit of policy change in the areas of healthcare, arts and education. Currently, she serves as a board member for the Africa America Institute. Becky received an undergraduate degree in humanities from the Georgetown University School of Foreign Service in Washington, DC and an MBA from Fordham University in NY, NY.