Erica Weiss Tjader

Erica is the VP of product design at SurveyMonkey. She joined the company in 2017 with the mission to make design a competitive advantage for SurveyMonkey. Previously, Erica spent six years at Quantcast as the director of product design, where she was responsible for building the design and research functions. Prior to that, she was an interaction designer and user researcher at Move, eBay and Yahoo. Erica earned a B.S. in cognitive science and a B.A. in communication studies from UCLA. She is passionate about great product design, career development and California sun.



Girl Geek X SurveyMonkey Lightning Talks & Panel

Girl Geeks gathered at SurveyMonkey HQ to learn about career development and self-advocacy, as well as find out first-hand what the women immersed in SurveyMonkey’s research, product design and engineering initiatives are working on. The evening also included a panel of senior female leaders who provided insights on career path-related topics such as how to make deliberate career decisions, when to change jobs or careers, and how to ask for promotion, among other topics.