Jennifer Schachter is a computer not-geek from Toronto Canada. She studied Computer Science at the University of Waterloo, and embraced the co-op experience as a way to travel to the US and Europe. After graduating in 2004 Jennifer joined IBM Canada. There she has held a number of different software development roles, and has recently joined the Smarter Commerce World Wide Technical Sales of Proof of Concept Team as a solution architect.
Outside her day job, Jennifer has volunteered with different initiatives to encourage girls’ interests in technology including facilitating several “teach the teachers” sessions to help educators get started with Scratch. In her spare time Jenn can be found tweeting, getting Crossfit, or melting at a Bikram Yoga class.