Leah McGuire, Technical Staff at Salesforce.com

Leah McGuire

Technical Staff, Salesforce.com

Leah McGuire is a Lead Member of Technical Staff at Salesforce, building platforms to enable the integration of machine learning into Salesforce products. Before joining Salesforce, Leah was a Senior Data Scientist on the data products team at LinkedIn working on personalization, entity resolution, and relevance for a variety of LinkedIn data products. She completed a PhD and a Postdoctoral Fellowship in Computational Neuroscience at the University of California, San Francisco, and at University of California, Berkeley, where she studied the neural encoding and integration of sensory signals.


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