Adria Richards has been in the IT industry for 10 years and launched her own consulting company in 2006. She is an active supporter of open source and promotes developers and their tools on social networks.
Adria has appeared on and been interviewed for:
The Rachel Maddow Show
The Associated Press
Minnesota Public Radio
Star & Tribune
and various media outlets due to her citizen journalism on her tech blog.
She founded Freshworkshops which offers live, online training for Wordpress, Joomla, SEO, Social Media and website development. She has a long history in the IT industry and was hired in 1999 at Geeksquad by Robert Stephens. Adria holds her Microsoft MCSA, MCDST and A+ certifications.