Kelsey Smith


Software Developer

Proud Hufflepuff

I don’t always get woken up at 4:30AM by my dog, but when I do, it's on every, single work day"

I am originally from Maryland, though I have also lived in New York, Virginia/D.C., and North Carolina. I graduated in 2015 from the University of North Carolina Wilmington, where I got a B.S. in Computer Science and a B.A. in International Studies. Since graduating, I have worked as a software developer for Textron Systems, Booz Allen Hamilton, and Deloitte. I have supported clients such as the Department of Defense and the Department of State.

What change are you going to bring to the world?

Make more tails wag!

Where do you find inspiration?

Art, music, nature, and travel

What is your greatest challenge?

Not eating and drinking to my heart’s desire.

What do you do outside of the Job?

I enjoy taking painting and drawing classes, knitting, watching TV shows and movies (favorites include The Office, Harry Potter, and Lord of the Rings), and baking.

If we went to happy hour, what would you order?

Craft beer

On Saturday mornings, you can usually find me… Sleeping in

What are some causes you care about?

Animal Adoption and Rescue, I have a very sweet rescue dog and I am planning on getting another one soon.