Alexandrea Mellen is a Boston University 2015 Computer Engineering graduate. She is an iOS Developer and the founder of Terrapin Computing LLC, which has four iOS applications on the App Store. She has previously worked at MIT with Group Sadoway researching liquid metal batteries; at the Dorm Room Fund, a student-run venture firm that invests in student-run startups; and at NVBots, a 3D printing company. She has teaching experience through the Global App Initiative as an instructor, the MakeBU Hackathon as a mentor, and the Boston App Expo Conference. She also has part-time consulting experience in materials science and engineering.