Evelyn Masso

evelyn masso (she/they) is a person (all the time), an engineering manager (on weekdays), and a poet (on weekends). She currently leads the Presentation Frameworks team at Discord, which houses the Accessibility, Design Systems, and Foundations + Performance teams. Previously, she worked with teams building tools for open source developers on GitHub and as a developer/designer at various places. She has also spoken about issues of access in software at venues like the Frank-Ratchye STUDIO for Creative Inquiry, the W3C TPAC, and Write/Speak/Code. Originally from Ohio, she currently lives on unceded Tongva land (near Los Angeles) with a rapidly growing collection of houseplants. She spends her free time rollerskating, making silly jokes, and reading queer fiction.