Elyse Kolker Gordon is an engineering leader who is passionate about developing engineers, building cohesive teams and creating great consumer apps. Currently, she is Director of Web Engineering at Vevo where she regularly solves challenges with isomorphic apps. She speaks and writes regularly about web development topics and is the author of Isomorphic Web Applications. She is also an avid musician who plays the drums and dabbles with other instruments. When she is not at work you can find her hanging out with her husband and dog, either at home or at the beach.