Davy Stevenson is an engineering manager & developer in beautiful, sunny Portland, Oregon. She has a long history building successful products in the high tech space.

Right out of college Davy joined Insitu as an early-stage employee and contributed to the vision and object tracking team. Insitu was purchased by Boeing in 2009.

She joined Elemental Technologies as the founding member of the web development team and later grew the team to 10 people. At Elemental she was responsible for the web interfaces of five products during the course of her four years there.

In 2013 Davy joined global mapping company Esri, where she works on next generation mapping technologies. She managed the Server and Mobile teams responsible for Esri's Geotrigger Service.

After Esri, Davy joined GitHub as an engineering manager. She managed three teams at GitHub -- the Core App team responsible for performance and scalability, the Billing team responsible for payments and all things $$, and the Storage team that built git-lfs. Davy left GitHub in 2016.

Davy holds degrees in Astrophysics and Computer Science from Williams College and a Masters in Computer Science from Portland State University.



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