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About Me

I am an IBM Senior Cloud Engineer who specializes in the Watson Data and AI services. I work primarily by leveraging technical skills build cloud-native solutions for customers.

Before joining IBM I worked for NASA’s Columbia Scientific Balloon Facility as a Software Engineering Intern. While there I focused on the Aquila display program which was used to display flight data in real-time from payloads. I’m also a former High School Aerospace Scholar and Community College Aerospace Scholar! Because I enjoy staying busy, I participated in the Distributed Research Experience for Undergraduates program at through the National Science Foundation at The University of Alabama during the summer of 2015 where I researched pervasive systems for elder care. You can read about my experience in this article from the Computing Research Association for Women or on my blog from that summer. I earned my Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science (math minor, woot) from The University of Texas at Tyler shortly after that. Again because I evidently do not enjoy free time, I decided to begin working towards my Master’s degree in Computer Science and as of 2020, I have graduated from Texas State University’s Computer Science graduate program!

Outside of work, I am an East Texas native (8th generation) but have lived in Austin for 4 years. My interests include gaming, astronomy, reading, kayaking, women’s rights, spending time with my dogs, and trying new restaurants around Austin. Until recently I owned a motorcycle and still consider it to be one of my favorite hobbies.


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The Dogs

I love dogs and have three of my own: Apollo, Asia, and Mr. Hubble. They are all rescues, and I would highly encourage anyone looking to add a furry member to their family to consider adopting. If you can’t adopt, consider donating or volunteering! Since 2012 I have been volunteering as the webmaster for the animal shelter that I adopted two of the dogs from:

"Apollo was born in 2009, and I adopted her when she was only 6 weeks old. She likes to follow me everywhere I go!"

"Mr. Hubble is the most sociable of the three. He even has his own Instagram account: @mrhubble He was born in 2012 and I adopted him in 2013 after he was found roaming the streets."

"The newest edition, Asia! I adopted her in 2019, and as of 2020 she is 12 years young. She loves sleeping and snacking, as we all do."


Morgan Carroll

Senior Cloud Engineer at IBM, Dog Mom, Tinkerer

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