As Director of Program Operations, Leah manages the daily operations of Metis' NY location and oversees location teams in SF, Chicago and Seattle. For the NY bootcamps, her job revolves around the student experience and doing her darnedest to ensure you a smooth, fun and exciting 12 weeks!
Jennifer comes to Metis with close to 8 years of experience in career development. With a double certification in Career Coaching and Resume Writing coupled with a keen sense of the recruitment process, Jennifer is eager to share her experience and knowledge on how to successfully gain employment. Jennifer has her BA in English and Language Arts.
Sophie Searcy comes to Metis from Elektra, a wearable startup that is replacing haptics with electricity. At Elektra she was cofounder and CTO, designing everything from the electronics to the framework for analyzing data. Before that she worked in the CoDaS lab at Rutgers where she combined cognitive science and theoretical computer science to build models of how people and machines teach and learn. She holds masters degrees in Electrical and Computer Engineering and Psychology. She is passionate about teaching, both in theory and in practice, and about making sure that data science is primarily a tool that is used to improve people's lives.