Leslie Hawthorn

Hawthorn

Biography

Leslie Hawthorn brings over 10 years experience in high tech project management, marketing and public relations to her role as Community Manager for AppFog. Prior to AppFog, she held roles as the Open Source Outreach Manager for Oregon State University’s Open Source Lab and as a Open Source Program Manager for Google. While at Google, Leslie was responsible for the company’s outreach efforts, including creating the world’s first program to get pre-university students involved in open source, the Google Highly Open Participation Contest (now Google Code-In) and managing its university focused counterpart, the Google Summer of Code program.

Proposals for this user

* Seven Essential Skills to Cultivate for Happiness Working in the Open Source World

In this talk, Leslie and Amye will explore 7 essential skills for getting things done in the open source world. Hint: it looks a lot like the skills you need for your day job.
Culture 2012-03-07 23:24:27 +0000
Leslie Hawthorn, Amye Scavarda