Allison McMillan is the Head of Engineering at Forem. She's worn many hats including Director of Engineering at GitHub, software developer, managing director of a national non-profit, and community builder at the University of Michigan Hillel.

Allison also started a podcast about being a parent in tech, Parent Driven Development and is the board president of Ruby Central. She is an internationally recognized keynote speaker and speaks on a variety of topics including building interactive workshops for engineers, working remotely, and more.

When she's not coding, you can find her encouraging her son's climbing skills, making faces at her toddler daughter, or pretending she has time to bake. Allison lives in the Washington, DC area.

Standing out as a remote candidate
09 Mar 2022 Video

Standing out as a remote candidate

Romina Suarez
Romina Suarez
Allison McMillan
Allison McMillan
+3 more
45 mins
Overcoming the challenges of remote hiring
22 Apr 2021 Video

Overcoming the challenges of remote hiring

Allison McMillan
Allison McMillan
Shannon Hogue-Brown
Shannon Hogue-Brown
+3 more
50 mins
Creating learning workshops for developers
21 Mar 2018 Video

Creating learning workshops for developers

Allison McMillan
Allison McMillan
22 mins
Hiring the right engineer: remote interviewing that works
20 Oct 2020 Article

Hiring the right engineer: remote interviewing that works

Allison McMillan
Allison McMillan
8 mins