Eileen McFarland

Eileen is a member of the data liberation and civic transparency organization Lucy Parsons Labs, where she focuses on web app development. She has worked as a software developer on a variety of projects, using Java/Spring, Go, and AWS. With a background in legal aid, Eileen remains involved in civic tech projects, such as OpenOversight. When not programming, she enjoys doing yoga, reading, and people-watching. She once dropped her camera into a waterfall in Ecuador after rappelling down aforementioned waterfall. The camera still works, and Eileen likes to view it as a reminder of the importance of resilience.