Pia Waugh is an Australian political staffer and was formerly an Australian open source advocate, consultant, and speaker. Since 2009 she is a policy advisor to Australian Federal Senator Kate Lundy, and has dropped advocacy and leadership roles in open source and related areas. Unusually for a political staffer, she continues to blog and update Twitter.
Pia has spoken at many conferences:
One of her presentations at OSCON 2008, Heroes: Women in FOSS, has been summarised on this wiki.