Ananya Mishra is a Microsoft Product Leader currently working on the M365 Customer Support Experience Team. She started her career at Microsoft back in 2016, when she joined as an Explorer Intern as part of their Microsoft Power PI Rotational Program Management and Software Engineering internship program. She interned with the company again in 2017 working as a Software Engineer. She joined the company full-time one year later as an official Software Engineer, building and developing for Microsoft Word.
Ananya attended the University of Minnesota, where she earned her Bachelor's degree in Computer Science with a Minor in Management. During the second year of her studies, she did an exchange program to attend The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. While studying she interned at quite a few companies in addition to Microsoft, including FamTerra as a PM Intern, Verizon as a Software Engineer Intern, and as a Photojournalist Intern at the Minnesota Daily.