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See you April 22-26 at the WiT Regatta!

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Kara Ottewell

Amazon
Software Development Manager
karaottewell@outlook.com
Kara got into computer programming in the 1980s, writing experimental control software, and data analysis for her Ph.D. in High Energy Particle Physics. She was a physics researcher at CERN, DESY and the University of Manchester. Her first software job was at a small Stockport company which created vehicle breakdown recovery services. She moved from England to United States in 1999, working as a dev lead at Microsoft. In October 2017 she moved from Microsoft to current role, as a Software Development Manager at Amazon. She is a parent of two teenage children, and has been married to her wife, Marian, for 22 years, together for 33. She is a lesbian, and a trans woman. She has been an attendee at LWT San Francisco since 2016, and a panelist and speaker for LWT Seattle, WiT Regattas in Seattle, and various other events. She has also appeared in musicals in community theater, and stand-up comedy for charity shows.