Afua Bruce is the director of engineering for New America’s Public Interest Technology program, working to leverage technology for social good. Bruce joins New America after spending several years working for the White House and the FBI. From 2015 to 2017, Bruce served as the executive director of the Office of Science and Technology Policy’s National Science and Technology Council at the White House. While at the FBI, Bruce held a variety of strategy and program management positions. Prior to joining the Federal government, Bruce was a software engineer at IBM. Bruce holds a degree in computer engineering from Purdue University, and an MBA from the University of Michigan. Hear more about Afua’s journey here.