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Introducing Four New Knerds

Posted in Knerds on November 14, 2014 by

L-R: Kendra, Aaron, Martin in Knewton's NYC office

Meet four new Knerds!

Aaron Neeley, originally from Virginia Beach, joins Knewton as the manager of design and user experience. He attended James Madison University and the University of Washington, and worked on ad tech for Outbrain before coming to Knewton. If he could witness one event in the past, present, or future, it would be the first time someone saw a jellyfish.

Gillian Malone-Johnstone, of Limerick, Ireland, is a client services associate in Knewton’s London office. She attended the National University of Ireland, Galway. Before coming to Knewton, she was an experience manager for Terrapinn Training, and prior to that, she taught English and digital science in Madrid. Her favorite book is Wuthering Heights and she loves watching movies.

Originally from the Philadelphia area, Kendra Garwin comes to Knewton as a security engineer. After graduating from Carnegie Mellon, she worked as a cyber security consultant. She enjoys archery, running, board games, and puzzles. Currently, her favorite book is At the Mouth of the River of Bees, and her favorite movie is Fantastic Mr. Fox.

Martin Collins, from upstate New York, is a software engineer. He attended the University of Rochester and worked for Thomson Reuters before coming to Knewton. He enjoys playing guitar, writing music, going to concerts, biking, walking, climbing, and general wandering. His favorite TV show is Adventure Time.