Aleenah Ansari (she/her_ is a writer at Microsoft who creates blogs and videos about the experts who build, deploy, and manage the tools used by 150,000+ employees at Microsoft. She also helps early-in-career professionals feel confident in telling stories about their identity and work through 1:1 coaching. She has given talks about storytelling and personal branding for Now Spoke, Tech Pod, the University of Washington, Microsoft, and more. To strike up a conversation with her, ask her about the importance of representation in media, murals, and her dream of having a goldendoodle named Honey Buns. Follow along with her work on her Instagram and website.