Len Fehskens is responsible for the Association of Enterprise Architects’ activities relating to the professionalization of the discipline of enterprise architecture. He is currently the Chief Editor of the Journal of Enterprise Architecture. He is also the VP of Skills and Capabilities for The Open Group.
Prior to joining The Open Group, Len led the Worldwide Architecture Profession Office for HP Services at Hewlett-Packard. He majored in Computer Science at MIT, and has almost 50 years of experience as an individual contributor and manager within both product engineering and services business units, and as an independent consultant.
Len has worked for Digital Equipment Corporation, Data General Corporation, Prime Computer, Compaq Computer Corporation and Hewlett Packard. He is the lead inventor on six software patents on the object oriented management of distributed systems. His nonprofessional interests include drumming, photography, sport rocketry, and cats.