Jessica Wang (2021)
United States of America
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Jessica Wang is passionate about utilizing human-centric design in building technological systems and shaping technology policy for government. She holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Computer Science and Engineering with a focus on Human-Computer Interaction from Massachusetts Institute of Technology. She currently builds collaborative design software as an engineer at Figma, a startup in Silicon Valley, and volunteers with Larkin Street, a nonprofit tackling youth homelessness. In the past, she’s worked at a security/machine learning startup, Facebook, and Uber. She has also researched designing digital systems to bridge socio-political divides and combat misinformation. Jessica is from the United States.