Elizabeth Jellison

Elizabeth Jellison

Born and raised in Oregon, Elizabeth now lives in San Francisco with her husband and a cat named Mogget. She joined Token in December of 2018. Elizabeth likes camping in the summer,  baking in the winter, writing all the time and goes bouldering every week. She loves singing karaoke though doesn't get to do it as often as she'd like!

What was your last role before you joined Token?
It's irrelevant to this job. But the last technical writer position I had was at GE Healthcare.

What is your role at Token?
Technical Writer.

Why did you join Token?
To gain new experiences while working at a startup software company.

What do you like most about working at Token?
The people!

If you could switch jobs with anyone else at Token, whose job would you want? Why?
Um. If I had to, maybe our Scrum Master? I like to see the bigger picture of how things work; why people make the decisions they do, and how they make change happen.

What has surprised you the most about working in our industry?
How little people understand money and how we deal with it in our day to day lives.

What's your one prediction for the future of technology?
If America could implement better technology and stop allowing people to sign for their credit card purchases, then I won't get scoffed at by store clerks overseas! I've been lectured at a Primark, shamed in a Boots...

What would you be doing if you pursued another career?
Writing children's books and scholarly articles with titles like The Romantic Comedy Isn't Dead: An Exploration of Female Television Writers and Romantic Comedies in South Korea.

Dogs or cats?
Cats.

Facebook or Instagram?
Instagram.

Chicken or egg?
Egg.

Coke or Pepsi
Pepsi.

iOS or Android?
Android.