Board Member

Joan Touzet is an independent contractor, managing commercial and OSS software and hardware development since 1993. Based in Toronto, Joan has worked in embedded systems, big data, finance, bio-informatics, advertising, natural resources and infrastructure tooling. Prior to returning to independent contracting, she was Senior SW Development Manager for IBM Cloudant. Joan is a Director and Member of the Apache Software Foundation, and sits on the PMC for Apache CouchDB. Recent speaking engagements include a keynote at the Texas Linux Fest 2015, ApacheCon NA 2018, ApacheCon EU 2014, Velocity 2014, and OSCon 2014.