I am a Technologist, Activist, and Writer based in Berlin, Germany and Charlottesville, Virginia. My background is in computational mathematics and research engineering. I also study far-right extremism and write often about the topic.
I am passionate about good technological citizenship and believe strongly in building an equitable internet that fosters collaboration, community, and autonomy. In this space you will find posts about math and technology, writings on politics, and whatever else I find reflects my view of the world. Thank you for stopping by.

— latest reads —

— iot —

Quality in the Consumer IoT

This is a companion post for my talk of the same title given on April 22, 2016 at IoT Fuse in Minneapolis, MN. Content warning: this post discusses some issues with illness and death, including mental illness; sexual assault; and contains an image of raw meat. Quality in the Consumer IoT IoT Fuse 2016 The Internet of Things represents a massive technology shift. Truthfully, much of the march towards the realization of the Internet of Things has taken place along multiple gradually-incrementing threads. ...

Beyond the Buzz: The Internet of Things

This is a companion post to accompany the Charlottesville Women in Tech Beyond the Buzz: The Internet of Things panel on February 10, 2016. This post contains my responses to some of the questions prepared in advance of the panel. Content warning: An image of a raw piece of meat appears in this article below the fold. Beyond the Buzz: The Internet of Things Charlottesville Women in Technology 2016 What is your ‘angle’ on IoT? ...

— works seen in —

I am not employed by these outlets nor does this reflect their endorsement of me or my views.

— currently reading —

Invisible Man

Ralph Ellison, John Callahan

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— projects —

Advancing Data Justice

I am an advisory board member of the Advancing Data Justice project, a collaboration between the Alan Turing Institute, the Global Partnership on AI (GPAI), and individuals and communities across the globe.

Youth Equity and Sexuality Lab

I advise the Youth Equity and Sexuality Lab at Suffolk University, a research lab focused on promoting positive adolescent and young adult sexuality development; preventing sexual violence; and fighting fascism, cis-hetero-patriarchy, and white supremacy.


A study of the daily lives of violent far-right actors using court records to peer inside their living spaces.


A people’s history of the removal of statues honoring racists, slave owners, and colonizers, largely during the Uprising in the Summer of 2020 following the murder of George Floyd.

I am an advisory board member of The Prosecution Project, a data-driven project studying the patterns of prosecution of extremism, terrorism, and political violence.

The opinions shared on this page do not necessarily reflect the views of any organization listed above.

— key technologies —


Comfortable with many architectures and frameworks.


I can set up most services with IaC and understand the basic concepts to a practical degree.

AZ-900, DP-900

Apache Airflow

Can build complex dags and optimize workflows, familiar with metadata model.


denotes recent progress. For a more complete overview, see my CV.

— languages —


American, Mother Tongue


Can engage in daily conversation.

B2 Zertifikat 2022 (Goethe Institut)



denotes recent progress. For a more complete overview, see my CV.