Anna-Katrina Shedletsky

Alumnus

Science Talent Search 2004
International Science and Engineering Fair 2003-2004

Anna-Katrina is the CEO and founder of Instrumental, a manufacturing data company that uses machine learning to find anomalies on consumer electronics assembly lines. She has two degrees in mechanical engineering from Stanford University, and went on to work as a Product Design Engineer at Apple. During her six years there, she designed mechanical components for three iPods and led system product design for the Apple Watch Series 1. After spending over 300 days in China finding and fixing issues on manufacturing lines, she started Instrumental to build an intelligent quality system to modernize manufacturing.  Instrumental customers range from startups to Fortune 500s and span consumer electronics, apparel, and more. In her free time she runs WISMP, a mentorship program for women university students in STEM fields.