Meet Tricia Cervenan, Product Management Instructor at General Assembly Seattle
Creating Order Among Chaos
Tricia Cervenan is an instructor for General Assembly’s part-time Product Management course in Seattle. She has been developing products for more than eight years, collaborating with companies of all sizes in financial services, media, sports, retail, technology, and more. Tricia currently helps clients solve software problems at the product agency L4 Digital. Read Tricia’s articles “A Beginner’s Guide to Lean Practices and Lean Startup Methodology,” and "A Beginner's Guide to User Interviews."
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