Les Lakewood Technology Manager,
EY Design Studio CAN

Software developer and digital consultant specializing in front-end and UI development. Technology Manager at EY Design Studio. Extensive experience in web software & application engineering and a passion to create good, usable digital tools and real-world communities for humans to enjoy and benefit from, using proven approaches to help organizations define goals, discover opportunities, and set a strategic roadmap to achieve them. Experienced team leader and application architect, helping award-winning design agencies create meaningful experiences for clients in the private and public sectors, including the municipal, provincial and federal government and international humanitarian organizations. Certified SAFe Agile SCRUM Master. AODA certified accessibility advocate with real world experience in WCAG 2.1 AA Web Accessibility Specialist compliance.

Founder of CoderDojo Toronto (a kids' coding education initiative), bird watcher, proud LGBTQ+ community member, small business patron, family-oriented, general non-conformist.