Amanda Chaudhary is a longtime artist and engineer with diverse interests ranging from mobile app development to music and synthesizers to modern art to cats. She has been working in the industry for 20 years, developing mobile applications for iOS and Android for the past decade and is currently an Engineering Manager at Lyft, working on the architecture and development fundamentals for all of Lyft’s apps.

Amanda has long combined her engineering, artistic and intellectual interests. She has degrees in both Music and Computer Science from Yale and a PhD from UC Berkeley with an emphasis on music technology. She is an accomplished musician, having performed locally an internationally as a solo artist and a member of several bands. In these days of social distancing, she spends her creative time in the studio with her cats, recording music and videos for her eclectic YouTube channel CatSynth TV.

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