Now Spoke Speakers
Meet our previous 2020 speakers
We're incredibly excited to bring our first ever cohort of Now Spoke speakers. Our speakers are recent college graduates and young professionals who are looking forward to sharing their story and journey. We'll be updating our 2021 Now Spoke speakers in February/March 2021.
Product Manager II @ Microsoft, Seattle University Alumni
I graduated from Seattle University in 2017 as a Computer Science major. After working through 4 internships in college, I found my passion for product management, and currently work as a Program Manager II on the Microsoft Azure Data team. I also love mentorship and helping others find their passion through many Diversity and Inclusion efforts. Always looking for ways to give back to the community I grew up in.
Writer @ Microsoft, Storytelling Lead @ Gender Vender, University of Washington Alumni
My identity as a queer, Pakistani woman drives my passion to tell stories that celebrate communities of color. In the past, I’ve written design principles for Alaska Airlines flight change experience, a Seattle Times article about the need for representation in textbooks and media, and stories about diverse communities at the University of Washington and their efforts to lift as they climb.
Marketing Communications Manager @ Microsoft, Hampton University Alumni
I’m a recent 2019 college graduate learning how to transition in to the “real world”. I love content creation and getting to know people, and trying to find a career that allows me to do so. I also have a background in event planning and diversity and inclusion. My passions for inclusion, authentic and accessible technology, and social media education.
Marketing Analyst @ FedEx Services, Babson College Alumni, Co-Author of Career Playbook.
I graduated from Babson College in 2018. I came to Babson with the intent of starting a business but found a home in consulting and corporate strategy. During my time at Babson, I interned at World50 in Sales, FedEx as a Corporate Strategy Intern in addition to leading several independent consulting projects. Now I started a career at FedEx as a full time Sales Strategist and Marketing Analyst.
PMM @ Facebook, Co-Founder Womentum.io, Babson College Alumni, Co-Author of Career Playbook
I'm a graduate from Babson College in 2018. While I came to Babson set on doing Finance, I ended up finding a passion for Product Marketing. During my time at Babson, I interned at Liberty Mutual as a Business Analyst and Microsoft as a Product Marketing Manager Intern. Now I'm at Facebook as a full time Associate Product Marketing Manager.
Technical Account Manager @ Microsoft, The George Washington University Alumni
I was born in South Korea and grew up in Gaithersburg, Maryland. I earned my B.B.A. in Finance at the GWU in 2019 and was a recruited varsity soccer player. I'm responsible for advising Fortune 500 companies for deployment, migrating, adopting, and operating Microsoft's cloud solutions. Prior to joining Microsoft, I worked at the World Bank, Securities and Exchange Commission, and Wells Fargo Securities.