Sarah Nell is a driven, self-made individual who never finished college. She is a public speaker and industry recognized expert in software education. Sarah has built a successful career creating and delivering technical education content and solutions with data visualization companies Tableau and Qlik Tech. Through-out her life, Sarah has learned what alternative paths are available to education and is passionate about inspiring others to find what path is right for them.

In her free time she’s a big food and travel nerd, and heavily seasoned with lots of books in between. She enjoys cooking food from around the world, and sharing it with her friends. She shares her life in Seattle with her husband Alex and her two cats Kitty and Steve.