Skyler BalbusDirector of Product Design, Postlight
Skyler is a Director of Product Design at Postlight, a digital product studio in New York City. As a maker, she defines and creates beautiful, functional, and solution-driven digital products for individuals, startups, and organizations. And as a leader, she mentors and guides talented designers and design teams to engage deeply with the craft and practice of digital product design. Her work is informed by her multidisciplinary background, and she loves to find new ways to bring ideas and people together. Follow @hello_skyler on Twitter.
Spike BrehmEngineering Lead, Emerging Technology R&D, Airbnb
You can find him on twitter @spikebrehm
Will GallegoSenior Software Engineer - Fastly
Will Gallego is a systems engineer with 15+ years of experience in the web development field, currently as a Sr Software Engineer at Fastly. Comfortable with several parts of the stack, he focuses now on building scalable distributed backend systems and tools to help engineers grow. He believes in a free and open internet, blame aware retrospectives, and pronouncing gif with a soft “G”. Follow @wcgallego on Twitter.
Dan MallFounder and Director, SuperFriendly
Dan Mall is a creative director and advisor from Philly. He’s the founder and executive director of SuperFriendly, a design collaborative that helps in-house teams make better products through design systems. Dan is an enthralled husband & dad, author of Pricing Design, and co-founder of SuperBooked, a service that helps you find work with a little help from your friends. He writes about design and other issues on Twitter and on his industry-recognized site, danmall.me.
Nitya NarasimhanSenior Program Manager, Developer Relations - Microsoft
Nitya Narasimhan is a PhD and Polymath with over two decades of software development and research experience across industry, startups and academia. She is also a long-time community and conference organizer in the Greater New York area. She currently a Senior Program Manager on the Cloud+AI Developer Relations team at Microsoft where she continues to pursue her passion of helping developer communities translate awareness of technology into actionable impact on careers and products. Follow @nitya on Twitter.
Aditya MukerjeeRisk Engineer - Stripe
Aditya is an engineer, statistician, entrepreneur, and investor based in New York City. He studied statistics at Columbia and computer science at Cornell, and participated in a batch at the Recurse Center.
By day, Aditya works on the Observability team at Stripe, where he write open-source software written in Go. Aditya spends his free time playing German-style board games and listening to embarrassing music. Follow @chimeracoder on Twitter.
Carlos LimardoSoftware Engineers - iCIMS
Carlos is a Software Engineer on the UI Components team at iCIMS, where he is responsible for architecting their design system and helping build out the iCIMS component library. Born in the Dominican Republic but raised on the Jersey Shore, Carlos is a self-taught developer with more than 18 years of experience touching every part of the stack. When he's not at work on his MacBook, he's at home on his MacBook learning about the latest open source technology or hanging out by the water with his two kids.
Parish Regn-StillwaggonSoftware Engineers - iCIMS
Parish is a Software Engineer on the UX Framework Engineering team at iCIMS, where he works on the iCIMS front-end platform. An NJ native and developer of 16 years, Parish started programming games in C++ but is now a full stack web engineer who is always looking to learn something new. Outside of work, Parish is an avid gamer who also loves a good karaoke night.