Samara Trilling is a software engineer researching machine learning fairness policy. At Sidewalk Labs, Samara builds next-generation city master planning software. Previously, Samara worked on tools to close the digital divide at Google Fiber and to democratize news reporting at Google News. Samara has a degree in computer science from Columbia University with a specialization in artificial intelligence and a concentration in history. Samara loves hiking, collects books on the history of computing, and plans to build a tiny house and tow it around with her electric truck.