Elysia has spent the last 10 years testing a wide variety of software, including web, desktop, and mobile applications. She got her start in tech by testing Tetrinet Aqua, an open-source multiplayer Tetris game. She has worked for top Chicago dotcoms including GrubHub and Sittercity. Now she manages the QA team at Emmi. Her passion is leading tech teams in creating robust and stable manual and automated test suites. She has a degree in education and has taught both technical and non-technical sessions.