Meet The Team

Our People

Here at FordLabs, we boldly embrace each individual and promote an environment for bringing our whole selves to work. Individual safety and diversity are cornerstone values enabling us to build better products.

Our team has a passion for growing their skills, engaging in interesting work, and tackling challenging problems as we build the future of mobility at Ford.

Our Team

LeadershipTeam

Amy Palazzolo

Amy Palazzolo

Head of FordLabs

Judy Foster

Judy Foster

Product Design Lead

Elise Griffiths

Elise Griffiths

Software Engineering Lead

Michelle Tilley

Michelle Tilley

Client Liaison

Christopher Oconnor

Christopher Oconnor

Software Engineering Lead

Renee Liken

Renee Liken

Product Manager Lead

Our Team

Software Engineers

Software engineers create in pairs, use test-driven development to build sustainable products, and deliver value continuously. They work across the full stack of technologies to plan, prioritize, and push code often.

Allie Kudlinski

Allie Kudlinski

Software Engineer

Ashley Clifton

Ashley Clifton

Software Engineer

Avery Sturzl

Avery Sturzl

Software Engineer

Chris Atkinson

Chris Atkinson

Software Engineer

Joe Merrill

Joe Merrill

Software Engineer

Connor Shaughnessy

Connor Shaughnessy

Software Engineer

Greg Kaiser

Greg Kaiser

Software Engineer

Hirava Anaghan

Hirava Anaghan

Software Engineer

John Cherney

John Cherney

Software Engineer

Kari Schmitt

Kari Schmitt

Software Engineer

Lee Lazarecky

Lee Lazarecky

Software Engineer

Manjusha Janga

Manjusha Janga

Software Engineer

Matt Schultz

Matt Schultz

Software Engineer

Matt Trueblood

Matt Trueblood

Software Engineer

Naseem Bokhari

Naseem Bokhari

Software Engineer

Nick Kilpatrick

Nick Kilpatrick

Software Engineer

Tanmay Satam

Tanmay Satam

Software Engineer

Kevin Freeman

Kevin Freeman

Software Engineer

Tracey Lo

Tracey Lo

Software Engineer

Trisha Dring

Trisha Dring

Software Engineer

Our Team

Product Designers

Product designers are responsible for the research, sketching, wireframes, and high-fidelity design through the lifecycle of an engagement. They represent the voice of the user, collaborating with the team to create customer-focused products.

Dan Maser

Dan Maser

Product Designer

Demery Gijsbers

Demery Gijsbers

Product Designer

Jenny Shaddach

Jenny Shaddach

Product Designer

Jodee Jernigan

Jodee Jernigan

Product Designer

Kaitie Shubnell

Kaitie Shubnell

Product Designer

Juliet Jimenez

Juliet Jimenez

Product Designer

Leah Wilkinson

Leah Wilkinson

Product Designer

Molly O’Riordon

Molly O’Riordon

Product Designer

Neil Kochhar

Neil Kochhar

Product Designer

Lukas Marinovic

Lukas Marinovic

Product Designer

Sam Bolin

Sam Bolin

Product Designer

Tracy Gabrys

Tracy Gabrys

Product Designer

Our Team

Product Managers

Product managers maintain an entrepreneurial mindset while working with the product team to understand a problem space, ideate, and validate an ideal solution. They help deliver an innovative product that routinely evolves through user and stakeholder feedback.

Brad Peters

Brad Peters

Product Manager

Efrin Camacho

Efrin Camacho

Product Manager

Gloria Murillo

Gloria Murillo

Product Manager

Kristin Georvassilis

Kristin Georvassilis

Product Manager

Mason Wagner

Mason Wagner

Product Manager

Michel Atieh

Michel Atieh

Product Manager

Joshua Santori

Joshua Santori

Product Manager

Mushir Khwaja

Mushir Khwaja

Product Manager

Omi Rege

Omi Rege

Product Manager

Paulette Avolio

Paulette Avolio

Product Manager

Tracy Beeson

Tracy Beeson

Product Manager

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