My CSTA Story
Jacqueline Russell attended her first CSTA conference in 2017, and she has been involved with CSTA as a sponsor, partner, volunteer, and member ever since. Jacqueline joined the Board of Directors in 2023 and is thrilled to be able, through this role, to give back to the community of CS teachers who changed her own life and who open doors for students everywhere.
Jacqueline Russell is a product manager for Microsoft Education. Jacqueline has worked at Microsoft since 2005 in various groups focused on technology in education. She is passionate about using technology to enable innovative learning experiences and bring increased creativity to teaching and learning. Jacqueline has worked in the tech industry for over 20 years as a developer, IT consultant, and product manager. She holds a computer science degree from Amherst College and an MBA from INSEAD. Outside of work, Jacqueline enjoys snowboarding, playing squash, and making and coding with her two young kids.