Kara is a Bay Area native, who joined the tech industry after a short stint teaching and other child-based jobs. Prior to Truss, Kara honed her engineering skills at Heroku, working on the public facing REST api. She spent most of her time developing enterprise features like SSO, customizable app access controls and Heroku Teams.
Kara is passionate about giving back to the tech community and advocates
for equality in hiring and employment. Outside of work, Kara knits, cross stitches, enjoys difficult puzzles, and plays strategic tabletop games. Kara is definitely not a Cylon.