Andrea Dean BA ’17


Andrea Dean BA ’17 writes: “I got into a tech and policy fellowship through the National Security Institute, so I’ll spend four weekends in DC/NYC over the next year learning about the government and policy.”


Andrea Dean BA ’17 works at Amazon as a software development engineer for the Amazon Go team. She says she wanted to utilize her knowledge and skills related to computer vision and machine learning. Dean credits Iva Stavrov, associate professor of mathematical sciences, and Peter Drake, associate professor of mathematical sciences, with inspiring and assisting her on her path to success. “Ultimately,” says Dean, “I hope to ensure we’re using technology to create a more just society.”