Katie is Director of Engineering at Buffer, a globally distributed team with no offices. She's currently working on "Atomic Migration Strategy for Web Teams", sharing a practical guide how Buffer completed an asynchronous rewrite of the frontend client without derailing the product roadmap, with Harrison Harnisch. At Buffer, she leads the engineering team focusing on crafting productive, effective teams and delivering a world class software product. She previously worked as software engineer before moving into leadership. Her writing has appeared in The Next Web, Inc Magazine and Fast Company.