Katie Lazell-Fairman

Katie Lazell-Fairman

Senior Data Scientist & Tech Lead
GeoPhy

Katie is a senior data scientist and technical lead at GeoPhy, a commercial real estate tech company. She is passionate about solving technical problems with data and applied machine learning as well as mentoring others. She holds a masters in aerospace engineering and spent 7+ years in the aerospace industry before switching careers. A generalist, she’s held positions in quality, manufacturing engineering, supply chain management, and project management.
Katie currently works on production machine learning models and data pipelines.

She values quality, well-thought-out design, leading with empathy and encouraging women to get into and excel in tech. When she’s not experimenting with data, she can be found networking, blogging or lindy hop dancing in the city.

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.