Christine Fahey shares her passion for blockchain technology through her role as co-founder and Executive Director of Blockchain901. Her organization focuses on promoting Memphis as the technology hub by providing education, collaboration, and networking opportunities in the community. She is dedicated to connecting people and ideas and has been called “The glue of Memphis Blockchain scene”. Christine has worked in the IT industry for over 15 years. She received a master’s degree in information systems from the University of Memphis and a Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics from Temple University. She is a native Philadelphian but has called Memphis her home since 2004.
The current President of Midsouth Makers and a 30 year veteran of the Memphis Technology Community, Rich Thompson has worked with many of the large technology companies that shape our lives. Currently he is an Engineer with Dell Technologies. He lives with his wife and three daughters in Memphis.