Lucia graduated with a Bachelors of Computer Science and Biology from the University of British Columbia. Before joining the SPIN Lab, Lucia interned as an User Experience Designer at Microsoft, then as a Software Development Engineer at Amazon. Lucia is deeply passionate about creating user-centric products that deliver amazing user experiences. At the SPIN Lab, Lucia was working on improving the designs of robots' display of emotions with the goal to further enhance social interactions between people and robots. In her spare time, Lucia enjoys photography, hiking, and culinary arts.