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Principal, User Experience
Office of Data Analytics

Emilie helps create simple and effective user experiences around complex data. She’s been working in the field of UX for over 25 years and has worked with all size companies from Fortune 500’s to start-ups. She was the lead developer on the first spelling corrector and was a member of the original team at SUN which developed the Java programming language. She has 3 patents and has taught at CU, Stanford, SIGGRAPH and SIGCHI. Before coming to ODA, she worked at OIT helping to launch CU’s online degree program in partnership with Coursera.  Emilie has an MS in Computer Science from CU Boulder and a BS in Computer Science from Catholic University.  She loves to do all the usual Colorado outdoor things with her family.