Nika Smith Auld is a user researcher with a background combining computer and library sciences with an eye towards psychology. Nika has worked at organizations including Facebook, Concur, Ford, and Google where she has researched user experiences across desktop, mobile, and physical interfaces.
Julie Schiller is a user researcher who has led and contributed to teams in both software and human factors. She has two masters degrees, one in HCI and one in Industrial Engineering. Julie has worked at organizations such as Facebook, Ford, and the British Broadcasting Company. She is very passionate about expertise and loves kids and baking.