Dori Kelner is the Managing Partner at Sleight-of-Hand Studios, a digital agency in Washington, DC. She works with nonprofit organizations who want to create relevancy in their web presence. Dori runs discoveries, creates content strategy, builds requirements, and can’t help but do her share of Drupal site building.
Prior to SoH, Dori served as a business analyst and project manager on web, IT, and survey research projects, mainly for civilian government agencies, at Westat, National Opinion Research Center, AOL, and Teradata.
She holds a BA from Cornell University and a Master of Science in Information Management Summa Cum Laude from the University of Maryland University College.
Dori is an active member of the Diversity and Inclusion Group in the Drupal community, the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the User Experience Professionals Association (UXPA), NTEN: The Nonprofit Technology Enterprise Network, and the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE), for whom she has served as a multi-year Gold Circle Award judge.
She’s a certified wine educator and VP of Communications for her class in the Cornell Alumni Association. In her spare time, Dori practices yoga and meditation, loves to cook, play golf, and is an Imagine Dragons junkie.
In 1946, Viktor Frankl, a famous neurologist, said, “Between stimulus and response, there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response.” Just as we as developers thoughtfully design event handlers to respond to our events, so can we use that space to improve our personal and professional lives. A recent […]