Steffany Brown is a Software Engineer at Google, where she focuses on Data Analytics and Machine Learning. She received a nontraditional engineering education from Ada Developer’s Academy in Seattle, Washington. Steffany is passionate about learning and building tools that promote empathy, equity, and creativity in technology. Her work and drive are grounded in a love for the open source community and spreading technological literacy within underrepresented populations. She is an artist, afro-futurist, and dog mom to Turing.