Cindy Lu, Ph.D., CHFP, is a vice president at Albridge, an affiliate of Pershing, a BNY Mellon company. She leads the User Experience team to provide end-to-end user experience support in product development for financial professionals and institutions. Cindy is passionate about promoting a holistic approach and partnership in humanizing technologies. Twitter: @hlcindy
Thyra Rauch, at IBM for 30+ years, currently works as a UXR, using a variety of research methodologies including interviews, survey, and contextual inquiries. Thyra has been working with Agile teams for 14+ years, applying UX principles in an “agile” way. She holds a PhD from NC State University in experimental psychology.
Lynn Miller is the leader of the user experience team at Autodesk where she oversees a group of interaction and graphic designers who create innovative interfaces for complex 3D graphics applications. A UX practitioner for more than fifteen years, she is responsible for founding the team and bringing User Centered Design into the company. She has been a strong proponent of Agile development since being introduced to it in 2002, and has been successful at modifying interaction design to work seamlessly with it.