Sarah Kabala is a graphics engineer at Aechelon Technology, pioneers in image generator hardware and software for aircraft simulators and geospecific Earth database creation. Her development work includes real-time image-processing kernels for filter effects and object tracking and artist-friendly tools to detect features in aerial imagery with machine learning. Following a passion for applied programming, Sarah left her hometown Ph.D. program at Iowa State University to join Aechelon. Raised by a blind parent, she began thinking about vision and imagery at an early age. In her free time, Sarah plays Tetris and builds Duplos with her nephews.