A graduate of Smith College in Computer Science and Theatre, Liana spent her youth in New York City coding by day and singing at night.

With 20 years engineering experience behind her (as well as off-broadway and national tour credits), she is thrilled to be contributing back to Boston, her adopted hometown, as the Senior Product Manager for MBTA.com.

She has been an active member of the Boston Ruby community since 2008 and pays it forward by facilitating/participating in meet-ups for women in technology including Railsbridge Boston, Boston Ruby Women and Women in Games.

Liana is best known for adding vocals to her technical presentations at Wicked Good Ruby and RailsConf 2014.  You can also check out this video from Techies Got Talent 2012.

Exploits of a Mom
XKCD #327: Exploits of a Mom