Colleen is the owner and primary developer at Bitmapped Designs. She has an undergraduate degree in electrical engineering from Purdue University and a masters degree from Georgia Tech. She is an experienced engineer and loves solving problems with Ruby on Rails. Prior to becoming a developer she worked on mechatronic systems and internet of things devices as a contractor for the defense department. She realized she had a passion for software, and began learning Ruby on Rails. She made the switch to a full time software developer in 2016. She is a military spouse, mother, avid traveler, and lover of things coffee and chocolate!