Carol Hansen

Data processing, Mapnik, Vector tiles

Carol is an engineer at Mapbox working to strengthen, expand, and rethink data processing pipelines and internal tools. She brings knowledge in Node.js and C++ as well as past-life experience in Java, and is a maintainer and contributor to a number of open source spatial projects.

Carol holds degrees in both International Studies and Computer Science, and is driven by the intersection between technology, power and justice. As a product of Chicago, Carol enjoys blues music, commuting by bike, and using large bodies of water to orient herself.