Emerging technology such as blockchain can change the world for the better, but regulation and innovation must work in tandem.
Candace Kelly is the general counsel and leads legal, policy, and government relations at the Stellar Development Foundation, a non-profit organization that supports the development and growth of Stellar, an open-source network that connects the world's financial infrastructure. Candace started her professional career with the United States Department of Justice where, over the course of 17 years, she held positions as a legal and policy advisor in leadership offices in Washington D.C. and as a prosecutor in the Northern District of California. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in East Asian Studies from Williams College and a J.D. from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law.