Max manages the Academic Technology Systems team at New York University and is an active member in the DIY technology communities in New York. She led a Sakai CLE pilot (then known as Sakai v2) at NYU in 2007, and is the technical architect on NYU's launch of Sakai OAE in 2012. She served on the Sakai Product Council 2010-2011 and is a member of the Sakai OAE Technical Reference Board. She received her M.S. in Computer Science at NYU's Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences and B.A. from Columbia University.