About the Speaker
Tess Posner is the Managing Director of SamaUSA, a national non-profit social enterprise based in San Francisco that trains low-income Americans how to find and succeed in online work. Tess built and launched the first SamaUSA program in 2013, and now oversees current programs and leads geographic and programmatic expansion efforts.
About the CITRIS Research Exchange Seminar Series
Free and open to the public, the CITRIS Research Exchange Seminar Series is a weekly dialogue highlighting leading voices on societal-scale research issues. Each one-hour seminar takes place on Wednesdays and starts at 12pm Pacific time, and is hosted live in the Banatao Auditorium at Sutardja Dai Hall on the UC Berkeley campus (*unless otherwise noted).
Lunch is provided at UC Berkeley for those who register in advance.
Live webcasting of each CITRIS Research Exchange seminar is available at these CITRIS campuses:
CITRIS @ Davis: 1127 Kemper Hall, College of Engineering, UC Davis
CITRIS @ Merced: 322-Willow, Classroom & Office Bldg (COB), UC Merced
CITRIS @ Santa Cruz: Room 595B, Engineering 2 Building, Baskin School of Engineering, UC Santa Cruz