Allison McMillan is a Director of Engineering in the DC area. She's been a startup founder, community builder at the University of Michigan, and Managing Director of a national non-profit. Allison started programming at a Rail Girls workshop and is now a chapter organizer. She speaks on a variety of topics including mentorship, working remotely, and being a parent and a developer. When she's not coding, you can find her encouraging her kid's climbing skills, laughing with her toddler, or pretending she has time to bake.