I am extremely passionate about what I do and I love to share it with others by talking about it. If you are interested in having me speak at your company, conference, or an event, please contact me.

Upcoming Speaking Gigs

Cream City Code - Shiny objects are cool, but so is building products people use
4-5 October 2019 - Milwaukee, WI

Hack the Gap - Judge
5-6 October 2019 - Saint Paul, MN

Geekettes @ Twin Cities Startup Week - Inclusion & Diversity in Tech Panel
10 October 2019 - Saint Paul, MN

Past Speaking Gigs

NDC Oslo - Shiny objects are cool, but so is building products people use
19 June 2019 - Oslo, Norway

MPLS Junior Devs: Shiny objects are cool, but so is building products people use
14 May 2019 - Minneapolis, MN

Minnebar - Shiny objects are cool, but so is building products people use
27 April 2019 - Bloomington, MN

Lunch & Learn: Building Your Tech Team
4 April 2019 - Minneapolis, MN

Lunch & Learn: Building Your Tech Team
31 January 2019 - Minneapolis, MN

Lunar Startups Lunch & Learn: Building out your tech team
18 December 2018 - Saint Paul, MN

5th Annual WE* Conference: Start Small, Think Big + Grow - Failure is Good for Business (Closing Keynote)
22 March 2018 - Minneapolis, MN

Silicon Northstars - Mentor Meetup
18 November 2017 - Minneapolis, MN

Silicon Northstars
23 September 2017 - Minneapolis, MN

Saint Paul Innovation Cabinet: Conversations on Innovation
21 February 2017 - Saint Paul, MN

3rd Annual Hack the Gap All-Women Hackathon
14-15 January 2017 - Minneapolis, MN

The Iron Yard - Don’t Let the CLI Scare You: A Command Line Crash Course
2 December 2016

Fireside Chat with Local Diversity and Inclusion Leaders
28 September 2016 - Minneapolis, MN

Pitch Fest 2016 - Twin Cities Startup Week
23 September 2016 - Minneapolis, MN

Women in Tech and Startups - The Real Journey - Hack the Gap at Twin Cities Startup Week
20 September 2016 - Minneapolis, MN

Women in Tech and Science: Making the Work Accessible and Communicating with our Next Generation of Girls - Northstar Science Film Festival
17 September 2016 - Saint Paul, MN

Twin Cities Geekettes
14 September 2016 - Minneapolis, MN Don’t Let the CLI Scare You: A Command Line Crash Course

Women in Engineering and Science at Target Meetup
26 May 2016 - Minneapolis, MN

2nd Annual Hack the Gap All-Women Hackathon
14-15 May 2016 - Minneapolis, MN

Community: Making the leap from attendee to organizer @ MinneBar
23 April 2016 - Minneapolis, MN

Coach/Mentor for Twin Cities Startup Weekend Education
26-28 February 2016 - Minneapolis, MN

6th MN Entrepreneur Kick Off
23 February 2016 - Minneapolis, MN

IEEE UMN Student Branch - Startup Panel
30 November 2015 - Minneapolis, MN

Why we all need more women who can code: An open discussion on closing the gender gap
13 November 2015 - Bloomington, MN

Moderator and Co-organizer for 2015 Pitch Fest
11 September 2015 - Minneapolis, MN

Judge for 2015 Minnesota Cup
August 2015 - Minneapolis, MN

DevOpsDays MSP - Stop Blogging About Women in Tech
8 July 2015 - Minneapolis, MN

HackTheGap.MN
16-17 May 2015 - Minneapolis, MN

Judge for 2015 Technovation[MN] Appapalooza
3 May 2015 - Minneapolis, MN

Panelist for "Platform for the Future" - More info on Kinetic Enthusiasts Group (KEG) Conference
5 May 2015 - Minneapolis, MN

CoCo DreamCast with Don Ball & Garrio Harrison - CoCo DreamCast Episode 9
23 March 2015 - Minneapolis, MN

Twin Cities Geekettes - Don’t Let the CLI Scare You: A Command Line Crash Course
11 March 2015 - Minneapolis, MN

Grace Hopper Celebration - A Day in the Life of a Technical Consultant
8-10 October 2014 - Phoenix, AZ

That Conference - Leave No Trace: Test Driven Development Using the SOLID Principles
11-13 August 2014 - Wisconsin Dells, WI

MinneBar 9 - A Talk About Talks
12 April 2014 - Minneapolis, MN

Twin Cities Code Camp 16 - Agile Testing with a Side of TDD
5 April 2014 - Minneapolis, MN

Google Dev Fest Twin Cities - How to Succeed as an Independent Developer
8 February 2014 - Minneapolis, MN

Chippewa Valley Code Camp - Developing Productivity
2 November 2013 - Eau Claire, WI

Twin Cities Code Camp 15 - Developing Productivity
19 October 2013 - Minneapolis, MN

Agile Day Twin Cities - The Buddy System: A Look at Pair Programming
2 November 2012 - Minneapolis, MN

Twin Cities Code Camp 12 - Gain Confidence with Continuous Integration
14-15 April 2012 - Minneapolis, MN

Code Freeze - Continuous Integration Basics with Jenkins
12 January 2012 - Minneapolis, MN