Siobhán is an engineering leader with a passion for scalable
infrastructure, machine learning, and collective intelligence.
She began her career researching how humans learn at Harvard’s Lab for
Developmental Studies and Harvard Medical School, and now helps computers
and humans collaborate together to solve problems that matter. She is currently
the Data Engineering Lead at Landed, where she helps support the financial
well-being of essential professionals.
Siobhán has published research in Brain & Cognition, Neuroreport, and
Model View Culture, and presented at the Conference on Complex Systems,
Conference on Cognitive Neuroscience, AlterConf, PyLadies, Metis, and
Temple University. She is the lead developer of SwarmOpt (an open-source swarm
intelligence algorithm library), a contributor to PySwarms, a member of Bay Area
Women in Machine Learning and Data Science, and a guest researcher at Slow Research Lab.
Siobhán enjoys writing poetry, leading guided meditations, and believing in people.
(Anna Halprin’s deck with Maria Blaisse’s forms. Photo by Carolyn Strauss)