Heather Downing

Heather Downing

Senior Developer Advocate, Okta | Kansas City, United States

Climbing the technology mountain and halfway up the side. Experience in .Net, mobile applications and more recently voice interface development. Dabbles in iOT & AR/VR. Focusing on coding for humans and choosing the right tool for the job.

Heather is a passionate coder and entrepreneur. She has experience working with Fortune 500 companies building enterprise level mobile and .Net applications. She spends her spare time at tech conferences supporting the growth of new developers of all genders, ages and backgrounds. When not coding, Heather spends her time as a competitive equestrian and learning the art of mounted archery.

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Download Heather Downing's Talk Schedule at GIDS.Languages Live 2020
Download Heather Downing's Talk Schedule at GIDS Live 2020 Series

All Sessions by Heather Downing

50 mins
Defensive Coding Bootcamp

Do you build things that can be hacked? Want to lower those odds? Join us to learn the basics of...

50 mins
Imposter Syndrome: Overcoming Self-Doubt in Success

Impostor Syndrome is the domain of the high achiever. Those who set the bar low are rarely it’s victim. What...