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Siren's Question of the Day (QOTD) hosts are Seattle and New York based influentials and creatives. These are the interesting voices that generate conversations between our members.

Shamika and Matisse, Living Computers: Museum + Labs

Shamika and Matisse work at Living Computers: Museum + Labs. LCM+L honors the history of computing with the world’s largest collection of fully restored—and usable—supercomputers, mainframes, minicomputers and microcomputers. A new main gallery offers direct experiences with robotics, virtual reality, artificial intelligence, self-driving cars, big data, the Internet of Things, video-game making, and digital art.

WEBSITE: http://www.livingcomputers.org/


Travis Ritter, Copywriter and DJ

Travis Ritter is a feminist, fashion copywriter, DJ, proud dog father, designer and dreamer. He has written about music for The Stranger, City Arts, Spin Magazine, Seattle Weekly, Houston Press, and Portland Mercury. He is the brainchild of Aesthetic Mess at Timbre Room, a cheerleader of mixed media events and the local art and music scenes, and regularly hauls LP records out to play at many of the cities nightlife establishments. In 2017, he wants to continue celebrating and championing the leaders of community seeking to better society, dedicate more volunteer time to helping others, become more organized, and finish approximately twelve creative projects that are all in various stages of partial completion.


Erika Jensen, Cofounder of The Flex Company

Erika is the cofounder of The Flex Company, the leader in innovation for feminine care. Erika frequently speaks on the topics of women's health, sex and relationships, and body positivity. She has been featured in publications like TechCrunch & New York Magazine and was recently included in Forbes 30 Under 30. You can often find Erika speaking publicly about masturbation, posting unedited photos of her stretch marks on instagram, and mapping out her strategy to be the first female F1 driver.

WEBSITE: http://flexfits.com
INSTAGRAM: @erikapjensen