Cara serves as Aliro’s Product Manager, acting as the bridge between user needs and technical possibilities. Having worked as a manager, software developer, and researcher in applied physics and quantum computing, she has experience with the entire process of ideating, designing, building, and delivering technical products.
Cara has a diverse academic research background from stellar astrophysics to medical physics and applied deep neural networks. In the public and private sector, she has focused on bringing highly technical advances in the quantitative sciences out of the lab and into people’s lives by creating functional and transformative tangible solutions. Her previous roles include bringing applied machine learning to clinical workflows at BC Cancer, quantum computing research and software development at Agnostiq, and Product Management at Agnostiq. Cara holds a Master of Applied Computing degree from the University of Toronto and a Bachelor of Science degree in Physics and Mathematics from the University of British Columbia.