- Scott Scholar
- UNO, Information Science & Technology
Sasha is from Omaha, NE and is studying computer science and cybersecurity. She has leadership experience tutoring students in project development. Her internship experience includes working at TD Ameritrade in software development. Her work was focused on adding new features to the company's stock trading system, including implementing trading for Futures and Forex trades, as well as fixing bugs and performance issues in the current system. Her research experience includes working on a personal program to handle the core aspects and components of Dungeons and Dragons, which included learning two new programming languages, discussing design choices with professional developers, and months of ongoing research into the details of the game and its structure. She has also conducted research on developing smart home products for a small technology startup. Her career interests include software development in areas such as neural networks, big data, and performance analysis.