Laura Teclemariam '04: Behind the Games

Alumna encourages other minority women to enter technology and engineering fields

Gaming and entertainment giant Electronic Arts has a winning hand when it recruits new talent: Who would turn down a job that pays you to play games and create fun?

Software engineer and UCI alumna Laura Wright Teclemariam ’04 directs for EA’s internal engagement and advertising platform, a big job at this gaming superpower, which has 8,500 employees worldwide. Black Enterprise recently named her one of the top 10 African Americans in the video game industry.

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