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From falling asleep to Star Trek at the age of six to starting this podcast, Aleen Simms is a geek through and through. She grew up with her fingers on a keyboard and her nose in a book and is now a wordsmith in the tech industry.

A fervent Hufflepuff, she believes that people are important and deserve to be treated with fairness, compassion, and respect. She lives in the desert with her husband and her two cats, who you may hear in the background from time to time.


Shows

Originality 25 Episodes

The most common question creative people get asked is, "Where do you get your ideas?" That's what Originality is all about: exploring the wheres, hows, and whys of creative genius with K Tempest Bradford, Aleen Simms, and a diverse assortment of guests from a variety of fields.

Retired Shows

Less Than or Equal 100 Episodes

Less Than or Equal is a podcast dedicated to celebrating the accomplishments and contributions of geeks facing inequality in their industries.

Guest Appearances

Clockwise #288: Facebook Is Gonna Facebook April 3rd, 2019

B-Sides #37: An Interview with Aleen Simms About App Camp for Girls March 31st, 2019

Download #97: Shiny Titanium Trojan Horse March 28th, 2019

Clockwise #281: Developers Need to Feed Their Pet Chickens February 13th, 2019

Clockwise #276: That's Not a Place You Want Cameras January 9th, 2019

Download #84: Shout Out to Our Nemeses December 20th, 2018

Clockwise #270: The Clockwise Lounge November 30th, 2018

Download #69: Salad? Let's Not Be Hasty August 30th, 2018

Clockwise #254: Gigs and Teras of Flop Data August 15th, 2018

B-Sides #32: Clockwise 240 Bonus Question: Theme Parks May 9th, 2018

Clockwise #240: Just the Downfall of Humanity May 9th, 2018

Clockwise #228: Wrong Robot Name February 14th, 2018

Clockwise #212: The Leaks are Coming From Inside the House October 25th, 2017

Focused #31: Being Selective About Clients, with Aleen Simms October 3rd, 2017

Download #16: Flap My Elbows August 10th, 2017

Clockwise #200: Inbox Infinite August 2nd, 2017

Clockwise #192: This is Why I Left June 6th, 2017

Clockwise #180: Stargate Problem March 15th, 2017

Clockwise #167: Paper Form Wizard December 14th, 2016

Clockwise #152: Dad, Play This August 31st, 2016

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