Howie Benefiel is the tech lead for Heap’s data collection APIs team. Over the past two and a half years at Heap, he has led a number of projects related to data collection, privacy, and compliance. Before Heap, Howie has spent time in e-commerce and EdTech as a data and product-focused engineer.
Howie attended The University of Texas at Austin for both his Bachelor's and Master's degrees. He studied Chemical and Computer Software Engineering respectively. He is always looking to learn more to add more value to his team and the projects he works on.