EducationB.S., Electrical & Computer Engineering, Olin College of Engineering, 2010
Ellen Chisa rejoined Olin College in 2015 to teach an alumni seminar on Product Management after five years in the field. Now, she freelances with private clients to refine their Product Management practices, and regularly teaches and writes about the discipline. She wants to find the best ways to teach Product Management, and recently published a history of the discipline the ACMQueue. Previously, she was the Product Manager for the Backer Experience at Kickstarter, where she was able to improve Project Discovery and the Backer History. Before that, she was a Program Manager at Microsoft for Office Mobile and was granted a patent for her work on the Global Recently Used Files list. In her free time she likes to read, SCUBA dive, and paint.
Ellen is expected to receive an MBA from the Harvard Business School in May of 2016, and holds a B.S. in Electrical & Computer Engineering from Olin College.