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Pam Selle is a writer, musician, and technologist. She was most recently Director of Engineering at IOpipe, developing tooling around serverless computing. She’s author of two books, Beyond the Resume: How to Get Your Next Job as a Developer and lead author of¬†Choosing a JavaScript Framework from Bleeding Edge Press. She’s spoken across the country and internationally, speaking at events including Monitorama, OSCON, JSConf EU, StrangeLoop, and QCon;¬†she also co-founded LibertyJS, Philadelphia’s premier JavaScript conference.

She is highly involved in the technical community. She is an admin for the PhillyDev Slack community, a volunteer admin in the Engineering Managers Slack community. She was the second instructor for Girl Develop It’s Philadelphia chapter and grew the Philadelphia JavaScript Developers users group to over 1000 members before stepping aside. She was previously a co-host of the Turing-Incomplete podcast and a panelist JavaScript Air .

Previously, Pam worked at Comcast on distributed systems and web applications, developed apps for journalism, and worked on web experiences for consumer products and political campaigns. She lives in Philadelphia, where she rides bikes, dances, and generally moves a lot.