Kristen Lane is the director of global trade compliance at Acuity Brands Lighting in Atlanta. She has over 25 years of experience in trade compliance including Customs audits, ITAR, secret clearance, export controls, global free trade agreements, working on BIS and FBI investigations, and a myriad of other topics. Her current core focus is on Customs disclosures, implementing trade management software, NAFTA, and IMMEX. Prior to joining Acuity Brands Lighting, Kristen served as the Americas trade compliance manager at Molex, Inc. and owned her own trade compliance consulting practice.
Kristen studied international business and communications at The University of Iowa during undergrad, has her master's in international business and management from DePaul University, and is a licensed customs broker.