Tech Role Models: Meghan Lazier, UX Designer at U.S. Government

Today's Tech Role Model is Meghan Lazier. Meghan is a UX designer who builds better policy, programs, and services across the federal government through her work as a designer and strategist. She has worked to improve how Americans interact with government through high visibility projects at the Federal Reserve Board, the Consumer Finance Protection Bureau, … Continue reading Tech Role Models: Meghan Lazier, UX Designer at U.S. Government

Tech Role Models: Odes Roberts, Design Director at Almost Studios

Today’s Tech Role Model is Odes Roberts. Odes is a designer director and UX Designer at Almost Studios. Previously, he’s worked for companies like Verizon, Shutterstock, and Northwestern Mutual. When he’s not working, he’s trying to catch up on all of the old video games he never finished. (Looking at you, Red Dead Redemption 2.) … Continue reading Tech Role Models: Odes Roberts, Design Director at Almost Studios

Tech Role Models: Jessica Strelioff, Creative Director at Upperquad

Today’s Tech Role Model is Jessica Strelioff. Jessica is a Creative Director at Upperquad in San Francisco. In this role, she works on brand and interactive experiences for companies like Google, Instagram, Patagonia, Facebook, and The Fine Arts Museum of San Francisco. Originally from sunny Los Angeles, Jessica moved up to a slightly more foggy … Continue reading Tech Role Models: Jessica Strelioff, Creative Director at Upperquad

Tech Role Models: Rebecca Poulson, Technical Program Manager, Emerging Platforms at Northwestern University

Today’s Role Model is Rebecca Poulson. Rebecca studied art history and creative writing in college and then spent her early career writing and directing plays. She found herself being drawn towards technology enabled experiences and interactives. Then she started coding more seriously and worked as an engineer at Kickstarter for a couple years. In her … Continue reading Tech Role Models: Rebecca Poulson, Technical Program Manager, Emerging Platforms at Northwestern University

Tech Role Models: Mike Hamilton, Senior Customer Support Manager at FiscalNote

Today’s Tech Role Model is Mike Hamilton. Currently, Mike is a Senior Customer Support Manager at FiscalNote, a DC-based software, data, and media company. Mike always preferred opportunities to work with people, especially when he got to teach or make something better. He initially pursued a career in public education but took a detour to … Continue reading Tech Role Models: Mike Hamilton, Senior Customer Support Manager at FiscalNote

Tech Role Models: Julia Steele, Senior Strategist of Brand Events and Relationships at SYPartners

Today’s Tech Role Model is Julia Steele. Julia is unflinchingly passionate about empowering others to tell their stories to the world. She began her career doing brand strategy and experience design at game-changing internet brands Gawker Media and Tumblr. Later on, she launched her own brand—Ratter—which set out to revive local news for the internet. … Continue reading Tech Role Models: Julia Steele, Senior Strategist of Brand Events and Relationships at SYPartners

Tech Role Models: Morgane Santos, AR Engineer at Mapbox

Photo credit: Samuel Unéus Today's Tech Role Model is Morgane Santos. She studied computer science at Berkeley and has worked in tech for about five years as both a web developer and designer. Morgane is currently an augmented reality (AR) engineer at Mapbox, a location data platform. Since she is around computers all day, she likes to hike, read, … Continue reading Tech Role Models: Morgane Santos, AR Engineer at Mapbox