Big Careers...Big Lives: Tech career, family, and personal growthA conversation with Jamie Morningstar
Friday, November 16th
12:00 – 1:00 pm ET
Join us as the dynamic Jamie Morningstar, engineering and product management at Qualtrics, shares her story of an upward career path in technology while embracing a vibrant family and personal life. Her honors include being named 2014 Woman to Watch and 2017 Forty Under 40 recipient by Utah Business Magazine. She’s a mom to 4 children and passionate about many philanthropic and athletic endeavors. Let’s use Jamie’s example to design a full life for ourselves; let’s banish the word “busy” and focus on fullness and meaning. This conversation is perfect for those in the early stages of career, those interested in a career pivot, and anyone who enjoys thought-provoking discussions.
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All Long Island Women in Tech presentations welcome both women and men.
Jamie is a pillar in Utah’s Silicon Slopes tech scene and has contributed to the success of several of Utah’s most interesting and innovative software brands. Jamie began her career in software engineering, working up the development ranks before arriving in product management. In her current role at Qualtrics, Jamie combines her years of product management and engineering experience to help open new markets to the world’s leading experience management platform by providing product vision and leadership to the creation of new text and data analytics products.
In addition to her official product management role at Qualtrics, Jamie co-founded the Qualtrics Women Leadership Development group. In its first quarter 167 women at Qualtrics signed up to participate in 31 mentor groups; created to strengthen women and their careers by connecting them with peers, mentors, and educational content. Qualtrics Women Leadership Development has continued successfully into its second year and has also been opened up to men to educate them about their role in supporting women in the workplace.
Jamie holds a degree in Computer Science from St. Mary’s College of Maryland and an MBA from BYU. Jamie is married, mom to four kids, and loves to ski and cycle in her spare time. She is also an advocate for orphans worldwide and serves on the board of Creating a Family, the nation’s most trusted adoption and infertility education nonprofit. Jamie was honored as a 2014 Woman to Watch and 2017 Forty Under 40 recipient by Utah Business Magazine and is a proud organizing member of the NCWIT Northern Utah Aspirations in Computing Award and a Finalist in the 2017 Women Tech Council Women Tech Awards.