Cynthia is a strong believer and supporter of growing inclusion through allyship skills. Currently VP of Product at Playfab and formerly Executive Director for Ada Developers Academy, she actively works on her two passions in the tech industry: building great products and championing inclusive behavior by being a facilitator of the Ally Skills Workshop. Cynthia’s industry experience also spans many years at Microsoft building a wide range of products. She earned her Master’s Degree in Computer Science from Massachusetts Institute of Technology. She was born and raised in the Philippines, and currently lives in North Seattle with her husband and 2 children. She is an avid aerialist and loves to travel.