Grace Hopper Annual Conference Schedule


Carolyn Rowland

Supervisory Computer Scientist of NIST

Carolyn Rowland manages software development and IT operations for the Engineering Laboratory at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). She has a Bachelor of Science degree from Michigan Technological University. Carolyn worked first as an operations engineer and security architect and now as senior manager of a DevOps team. She also holds an officer position on the USENIX Board of Directors that requires travel several times a year, all while juggling being a wife and the mother of three children ages 15, 11, and 8.


A Fine Line – Balancing Motherhood and Career OCTOBER 16 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm