Sumita Palanisamy

Sumita Palanisamy is a Director of Engineering at CarGurus. As a Director of Engineering, Sumita is working with product and business leaders across CarGurus to build a better user experience for dealers and consumers alike. With over 15 years of experience, Sumita has also led various teams at athenaHealth to build a better thriving healthcare system for all. She has been nominated for the Moxie Built-In Award this year for her work in community and for the technology industry. Sumita is a AWS Solution architect and has a passion for new technologies and has proposed and implemented new processes such as Chaos Engineering practices at athenahealth. In addition, she is passionate about volunteering and is also a volunteer Director of Women who code Boston.



Engineering Your Impact

How will you engineer your impact as a mid-to-senior engineering leader? In this ELEVATE Session, Sumita Palanisamy (Director of Engineering at CarGurus) will impart her three keys for making an impact as a director. She will discuss the relationship hero, and make the case for being an objective player, and rethinking your organization. Attendees will be sure to get inspired and find their chart their own impact and path.