Rowen is an Engineer at the Freedom of the Press Foundation. Rowen's introduction to the world of digital security was as a software engineer working on circumvention and anti-censorship projects. She has worked within the internet freedom community as a software developer and as a digital security trainer, and in her pre-tech existence as a community organizer, courier, and warehouse worker.
Rowen enjoys coding, not coding, and can often be found outdoors under a tree. She is based in Ontario, Canada.