Heather Downing

Senior Developer Advocate at Okta

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.