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christine cheung

  • I'm currently the Director of Development at Bletchley Park, setting and maintaining process while wrangling engineers.
  • Previously, I was an engineer at 18F. I have strong experience with digital agencies and startups.
  • Participated as a speaker at PyCon 2013, PyCon 2012, and DjangoCon 2011.
  • Graduated with a B.S. in Computer Science from the University of California, Riverside.
  • Started playing trombone in high school, was totally into marching band.
  • Played in a few ska bands after college. Highlight was performing on stage with Angelo Moore of Fishbone on the Warped Tour.
  • I currently play with the Jazz Foundation of Jackson Hole in the winter.
  • I currently own a Vespa GTS250 (modern) and Vespa PX125 (2 stroke).
  • A memorable mechanical failure story was when the fuel injector broke off my GTS250 in Mexico during a Amerivespa group ride in 2013. Luckily with the help from Tijuana police(!), I was able to get it safely towed back to San Diego to get it fixed.
  • My most adventurous trip was riding and camping all the way up the coastal Highway 1 route from Santa Monica, CA to Vancouver, BC. It took me about 10 days.
  • Nearly gave up snowboarding out of frustration in 2013.
  • By chance in 2014, I started to live seasonally in Jackson Hole Wyoming, working hard to progress from a beginner to expert rider through lots of practice and determination.
  • I started to get into backcountry splitboarding in 2017.
  • My quiver consists of a Never Summer Twenty Five, Never Summer Raven, and a Jones Solution splitboard.