Journalist, technologist, founder of Women Futurists Collective
Rebecca Searles is a New York-based journalist focused on digital media innovation and the future of storytelling. Currently, she is the Product Manager at Sonr, a lab for building tools for journalists. She also runs a community and visibility platform for <a href="http://www.womenfuturists.com/">women futurists</a>.
She has worked for science and tech startups in NY and San Francisco, completed a research fellowship on transhumanism at Duke University, and spent over 2 years helping run social media & community at The Huffington Post, where she founded the HuffPost Girls in STEM Mentorship Program. She continues to speak and write about women in STEM, technology, psychology, and culture. She has written for The Washington Post, The Huffington Post, New Scientist, and Psychology Today, among others.