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Samantha Grumdahl

Samantha Grumdahl
Network and Systems Administrator, University of Minnesota


Samantha works as a network and systems administrator for the College of Science and Engineering at the University of Minnesota. Providing IT support for a variety of academic departments and supporting researchers from all over the world allows her to bring a unique multicultural perspective. Her volunteer efforts are focused on increasing interest in the STEM fields, especially among women and minorities.


Lara Hogan (Wherewithall), Ryn Daniels (HashiCorp), Jennifer Davis (Microsoft), Bridget Kromhout (Microsoft), Samantha Grumdahl (University of Minnesota)
Average rating: ****.
(4.36, 14 ratings)
Many "women in technology" efforts focus on software development, which is necessary but not sufficient. This panel is about women in Operations. How do organizations keep the women already in Ops, encourage more to join, and make the field a more welcoming one? Hear the true stories of women working in Operations today. (Yes, we exist, and we have root!) Read more.
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Bridget Kromhout (Microsoft), Ryn Daniels (HashiCorp), Samantha Grumdahl (University of Minnesota), Jennifer Davis (Microsoft), Lara Hogan (Wherewithall)
Average rating: *****
(5.00, 1 rating)
Women definitely have a place at the command prompt. This panel of successful women in Ops is here to encourage you, share success stories, and teach you practical tips. Come talk about Operations and learn about the work/life balance, diversity, career growth, and planning. Read more.