education

UC Berkeley Fall ‘18 - Spring ‘19

M.S. in Computer Science, emphasized in HCI. Advised by Professor Marti Hearst.

Stanford University Summer ‘18

Technology & Innovation certificate.

UC Berkeley Fall ‘14 - Spring ‘18

B.A. in Computer Science & B.A. in Cognitive Science

Tech & Entrepreneurship certificate. Human-Centered Design certificate. Dean’s Honors list Fall ‘14.


industry experience

Apple                                                                           July 2019 - Present

Software Engineering on Apple Watch Workouts                               Cupertino, CA

Mozilla                                                                  May 2017 - August 2017

Software Engineering Intern                                                        Mountain View, CA

  • Developed web automation scripts for the Normandy Control Shield UI to aid continuous integration as part of the process improvement initiative.

Microsoft                                                              May 2016 - August 2016

Explorer Software Engineering & Program Manager Intern                Redmond, WA

  • [SWE] Designed & developed the "Footprint Manager" website, allowing MS partnered Wi-Fi providers to upload CSV files of hotspot data (a footprint).

  • [PM] Led & coordinated Footprint Manager design & development phases.


research experience

UC Berkeley School of Information   August 2018 - May 2019

Research Assistant                                                                                  Berkeley, CA

UCB School of Information           January 2016 - May 2019

Research Assistant                                                                                  Berkeley, CA

  • Worked with Professor Marti Hearst (my advisor) to evaluate semantically grouped word cloud designs.

  • In February 2019, our paper was accepted to the Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics journal