Tessa is a web application developer for Natural Selection Web Design and a Developer Evangelist for Cisco. She's also involved with contributing to the Joomla! project on the Production Leadership Team.
Her previous experience includes working over 3 years for a large snow sports company building web applications for their manufacturing needs, helping them with communication between different engineer departments in multiple locations around the world. The also was a college instructor, teaching web application development courses.
As a hobby, she enjoys snowboarding, playing the clarinet, traveling (visited numerous countries in the last year), going to arcade centers (I have 2 young children), playing video games on the PS4, and going to Joomla/PHP conferences and meetups.
She is the organizer of the Seattle Joomla Meetup and the organizer for the Seattle PHP Meetup and has an addiction to learning new things.
Her end goal in life is to play video games full time when she retires.