Meet the Team: Spring 2019

Meet the newest members of the U.S. Digital Service family.

Tali Keren, She/Her, Technical Recruiter, U.S. Digital Service, previously an Independent Recruiter and Career Success Coach, from Rockville, MD

What is your idea of perfect happiness?

Who are your heroes in real life?

What is your motto?

Shane Strassberg, He/Him, Designer, U.S. Digital Service, previously at Sotheby’s/The So Company, from New York, NY

What do you most value in your friends?

What is your most treasured possession?

What is it that you most dislike?

Rick Hawes, He/Him, Engineer, previously at Yahoo, from Mountain View, CA

Happiness:

Current state of mind:

Greatest Fear:

Shelly Smith, She/Her, UX Designer, Digital Service at Veterans Affairs, previously a UX Designer for the City of Seattle, from Seattle, WA, but originally from rural Ohio (in my heart I’ll always be at least a little Ohioan!)

Which talent would you most like to have?

Where would you most like to live?

If you were to die and come back as a person or a thing, what would it be?

Owen Seely, He/Him, UX Designer/Researcher at Defense Digital Service, previously at Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren, from Fredericksburg, VA

What is your idea of perfect happiness?

Which talent would you most like to have?

What is your greatest regret?

Megan Furman, She/Her, StratOps at Defense Digital Service, previously at Palantir Technologies, US Government, from Minneapolis, Minnesota

What is your idea of perfect happiness?

What is the trait you most deplore in yourself?

What do you most value in your friends?

The United States Digital Service is a tech startup working across the Federal government to deliver better services to the American people. www.usds.gov