Published On: Sun, Sep 20th, 2015

White House tech advisor Jake Brewer dies in cycling accident

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Jake Brewer, an avid cyclist and a senior policy advisor to U.S. Chief Technology Officer Megan Smith, passed away during a charity bike ride this weekend. Brewer, 34, of Alexandria, died Saturday afternoon when his bicycle went out of control at a sharp curve while on a two-day, 150-mile bike ride to cure cancer, the Washington Post reported. Brewer worked on several tech initiatives and recently on the White House Demo Day. He led global policy, external affairs, and new product development for before joining the Obama administration.

Source: Tech Community Grieves Over The Death Of White House Tech Advisor Jake Brewer | TechCrunch

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