Laurie is a software engineer who started as a mathematician. Depending on the day, she can be found
using any number of technologies
from different languages to frameworks and other support tools. She currently works as a developer
and consultant with Ten Mile Square Technologies in the Washington DC Metro area.
In 2017 a local, first year conference was soliciting speakers to talk about legacy system replacement.
As a female engineer, Laurie wanted to get more diverse speakers on the stage and decided to submit a talk
based on the large and varied legacy systems she had worked on over the years. From there, she was bit by the
Now, Laurie travels around speaking about the variety of technical challenges she has faced in her career.
In her free time, she involves herself in local technology groups including facilitating a
Girls Who Code club. Then she sits back with a cupcake and plays
board games with close friends.