After graduating from Colorado State University, Amanda Nickels began her career with Hewlett Packard’s elite Innovation Team developing agile applications to rapidly respond to pressing business needs. Her diverse technical path has spanned from roles in DevOps, software engineering, fintech, and full stack architecture.

Amanda now serves as lead developer on Tyson’s Emerging Tech team, where she has spearheaded many successful projects designing and deploying IoT-based solutions. Her contributions have impacted organization-wide IT and OT architecture standards and she continues to play a pivotal role in positioning Tyson at the cusp of modern technology and innovation.