Ame Elliott

Design Director
Simply Secure

Ame is Design Director at nonprofit Simply Secure, which empowers practitioners to build trustworthy technology through professional education and research. A Silicon Valley veteran, Ame lead tech strategy projects for Global 500 clients such as Acer and Samsung at IDEO San Francisco. Prior to IDEO, she was a Research Scientist in the Computing Science Lab at Xerox PARC and Ricoh Innovations working on Internet of Things applications. She earned a Ph.D. from the University of California, Berkeley and a Bachelor of Environmental Design from the University Colorado, Boulder.