11 Feb Ashley Coffey
Ashley Coffey is a professional technologist, STEM-advocate and podcast host of Coffey & Code. She currently serves as the Director of Technology and Integration at Steelehouse Productions, based in Tulsa, OK. Ashley has over 10 years of experience working in the technology industry, including roles in both the public and private sectors. Ashley’s passion for technology came to her during her 5 years of working at Apple, while Steve Jobs was still at the helm of the company. She provides industry expertise to the community on how to use technology as means of empowerment and innovation. Her mission is to help bridge the gap between technology and users. Ashley is a TEDx speaker and has presented professionally on emerging technologies at nation-wide conferences. She also serves as President-elect for local non-profit, Oklahoma Women in Technology and was a 2016 STEM award recipient for the ’30 Under 30′ program which recognizes young individuals making an impact in their community. Ashley is also actively involved in the Techlahoma community and XR Association, which plays an active role in promoting responsible development and adoption of virtual, augmented and mixed realty. In her spare time, she enjoys hiking in nature with her husband and drinking lots of coffee.