ABOUT

Stephanie Morillo, M.S. is a content strategist, writer, editor, and technical product manager. She is the author of the books The Developer's Guide to Content Creation and The Developer's Guide to Book Publishing.

Stephanie's decidedly multidisciplinary career—ranging from project management, communications, technical writing, content marketing, UX writing, content design, and content strategy—has taken her to companies like General Assembly, DigitalOcean, GitHub, and currently Microsoft. In 2015, Stephanie co-founded #WOCinTech Chat, the initiative responsible for publishing a collection of free stock images featuring women of color technologists.

She has written and delivered talks around the importance of content in the user experience, the role of content strategy in open source, and advocates for making tech careers accessible to people from underrepresented groups. Her work has appeared in various publications, and she has also served as an editor for titles published by O'Reilly Media and CRC Press, and as contributing editor of Recompiler Magazine's "Machines & Things" issue.

Stephanie is a recipient of the Fulbright English Teaching Assistant Grant (Malaysia, 2009), and the American Association of University Women Career Development Grant (2017). She holds a Master of Science degree in User Experience Design from Kent State University.

You can find Stephanie on Twitter, DEV Community, and GitHub. She publishes a newsletter with developer content tips, and you can support her work on Ko-Fi.

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