Sr. Software Engineer
Planet

Ash is a software engineer interested in tech applications for social good. They are passionate about Planet’s mission to make changes on the Earth visible, accessible, and actionable. Ash leads projects on Planet’s Analytics Engineering team developing tooling, automation, and machine learning models to help people identify features, trends and changes of interest in Planet’s ever-growing archive of satellite imagery.

Prior to joining Planet, Ash developed automated deep learning pipelines at Vidado, an AI platform startup extracting and digitizing data from paper sources for enterprises and nonprofits. Before jumping into the silicon valley tech world, they were a physical chemistry researcher using laser spectroscopy and computational modeling to study energy transfer dynamics in photosynthetic systems.

Ash is grateful to the LWT network for bringing together incredible speakers, engineers, visionaries, leaders, perspectives, and opportunities. They hope that some of you will consider joining the Planet team (we’re hiring!)

Summits Attended: 2020 Debug

Diverse representation is a priority for us. We're proud to say that our Summit speakers are 80% queer women, 50% women of color, 25% Black & Latinx, and 15% transgender and gender nonconforming.