Dom Brassey

VP Growth
// Lesbians Who Tech, Tech Jobs Tour
Dom Brassey leads growth for Lesbians Who Tech + Allies, is a global community of 25,000+ queer women and gender... read more

Amy Truong

Director of Software Engineering
// Planet Labs
Amy Truong is currently a Director of Software Engineering at Planet Labs, responsible for building the software platform to deliver... read more

c Baker

Network Engineer
// Twitter
Born and raised in North Carolina. I’ve been working as a Network Engineer for around 10 years at companies that... read more

Amanda Gelender

Senior Manager of Social Impact
// GitHub
Amanda Gelender is the Senior Manager of Social Impact at GitHub, the world’s largest open source community. She graduated from... read more

Sarahi Espinoza Salamanca

Founder & CEO
// DREAMers Roadmap
Sarahi Espinoza Salamanca is the Founder and CEO of DREAMers Roadmap, a mobile app platform that helps undocumented students across the... read more

Meaghan Zore

Attorney
// Tech Stands Up
Meaghan is a tech attorney and recognized expert in the area of privacy law. In addition to her legal practice,... read more

Brandy Gillmore

International Speaker. Author. & Consultant
// Gillmore Innovations
After making her own miraculous recovery and leaving her wheelchair behind, Brandy Gillmore has been turning heads! She recently gave... read more

Shaherose Charania

Product Strategist
// 23 Design
Shaherose has worked hands-on in product strategy, branding, marketing, and company culture for over 100 early-stage and growth-mode startups as... read more

Aileen Lee

Founder and Partner
// Cowboy Ventures
Aileen Lee is the founder of Cowboy Ventures, a seed-stage focused fund. Cowboy Ventures seeks to back exceptional founders who... read more

Madeline Perez

Chief Business Development Officer
// TherapyOS
Madeline is passionate about the use of technology to improve health and wellness. A current MBA student the MIT Sloan... read more

Nate Wiger

Sr Software Development Manager
// Amazon
Nate heads up Amazon’s San Diego Dev Center, and also oversees Amazon Fresh software development teams responsible for checkout, ordering,... read more

Debra Cleaver

Founder / CEO
// Vote.org
Debra Cleaver has been working at the intersection of technology and democracy since 2004. She currently serves as the Founder... read more

Suma Reddy

COO
// Circle Optics
Suma is an entrepreneur with over of a decade of experience starting and growing startups in several industries. She’s currently... read more

Cassie Wallender

Chief Product Officer and Co-Founder
// Invio, Inc.
As Chief Product Officer at Invio, Cassie is leveraging automation to improve data quality and lower costs for clinical trials.... read more

Perry Eising

Mobile Development Instructor
// Epicodus, Inc.
Born in the UK but raised in Germany, Perry Eising started working in tech in 1999 as a front end... read more

Tessa Alexanian

Automation & Software Engineer
// Zymergen, Inc
Tessa Alexanian is a robot whisperer by trade, a previous bay area pun-off champion, a mediocre shadow puppeteer, a former... read more

Tony Prophet

Chief Equality Officer
// salesforce
Tony Prophet is chief equality officer of Salesforce. He leads the company’s equality initiatives, focusing on gender, LGBTQ and racial... read more

Lateesha Thomas

Director, Strategic Partnerships and Corporate Training
// Dev Bootcamp
Lateesha Thomas is the Director of​ ​Strategic Partnerships and Corporate Training at Dev Bootcamp, where she​ creates programs and curriculum... read more

Leslie Henry

VP; Specialist - System/Data Security
// Bank of America
Leslie Henry is a Vice President at Bank of America and has been with the bank since 2003. She is... read more

Marysharon Owens

SVP | Global Marketing & Strategy @ Workspace
// Bank of America
Marysharon Owens is a business executive and coach who built her career incorporating digital into all aspects of global business... read more

Patrisse Cullors

Co-Founder
// Black Lives Matter
Patrisse Cullors is a artist, organizer, and freedom fighter from Los Angeles, CA. Cofounder of Black Lives Matter, she is also... read more

Laura Sydell

Digital Culture Correspondent
// NPR
Laura Sydell is NPR’s Digital Culture Correspondent. For over a decade she has reported on the impact of technology on... read more

Jen Richards

Writer and Actress
// Her Story
Jen Richards is a writer & actress, as well as a consultant & advocate who works with national organizations and media... read more

Jamie Chung

Engineer
// Dropbox
Jamie is currently an engineer at Dropbox working on building a solid front-end experience for users and conversion marketing. Having... read more

Heather Holdridge

Director of Digital Advocacy
// Planned Parenthood Federation of America
Heather is the Director of Digital Advocacy Strategy at Planned Parenthood Federation of America and Action Fund, where she is... read more

Lyn Muldrow

Instructor
// Techtonica
Lyn Muldrow is a multidisciplinary web developer whose career spans over 10 years. Previously, she’s provided web design, marketing and... read more

Lorraine Bardeen

GM, Windows and HoloLens Experiences
// Microsoft
Lorraine Bardeen leads Strategy, Software Development and Production,, and Commercial and Media Partnerships for Microsoft HoloLens and several Windows apps... read more

Alice Yan

Associate UX Designer
// Exygy
Alice is a UX Designer at Exygy where she uses her human-centered design approach to solve problems for different social... read more

Kim Merino

Senior Analyst
// Accenture
Kim first started as a middle school computer science and history teacher in the Los Angeles Unified School District, teaching... read more

Janisha Gabriel

Founder/Creative Revolutionary
// Haki Creatives
Haki Creatives is the brainchild of Janisha Gabriel, purposed to use design, communications, and strategy to solve some of the... read more

Angelica Ross

President
// Miss Ross, Inc.
Founder of Miss Ross, Inc. and TransTech Social Enterprises, Angelica Ross is leading figure of success and strength in the... read more

Chris Dolendo

Software Engineer
// Exygy
Christine has made it her lifelong mission to leverage technology to make our world the truest expression of compassion, connection... read more

Miriam Daniel

Director Amazon Echo & Alexa.
// Amazon
Miriam delights in transforming lives through the use of technology. She is one of the creative minds behind Echo (the... read more

Betsy Hare

Campus Director
// The Iron Yard
Betsy is the Campus Director for The Iron Yard Charleston, which focuses on growth and mentorship through tech-focused education. In... read more

Elizabeth Hunter

Vice President Technology Strategy Implementation
// T-Mobile US
At T-Mobile, Elizabeth is the primary IT liaison to the corporate strategy and marketing organizations, ensuring delivery of key programs... read more

Aheri Stanford-Asiyo

Senior Software Engineer
// Accenture Liquid Studio
Aheri is a Senior JavaScript Engineer at the Accenture Liquid Studio, a rapid-prototyping facility in Silicon Valley. She is passionate... read more

Nitya Subramanian

Engineering Manager
// Blend
Nitya is an engineer at Blend, where she creates data infrastructure and product solutions to streamline and improve the mortgage... read more

Camille Morhardt

Director of Strategy, Internet of Things
// Intel
Camille is director of strategy for the Internet of Things at Intel, where she focuses on what’s about to happen.... read more

Beatrix House

front end developer
//
Beatrix is an Edie Windsor scholar, front end developer, and writer. She completed Thinkful, a full stack Javascript bootcamp, in... read more

Kimberley Messer

Business Development Executive, Workforce Diversity & LGBT Markets
// IBM
Kimberley Messer is a member of IBM’s Global LGBT Diversity Business Development organization. She is focused on leveraging IBM’s corporate... read more

Larissa Shapiro

Head of Diversity and Inclusion
// Mozilla
Larissa works at Mozilla, the open-source, non-profit makers of Firefox, as Diversity and Inclusion Lead, where she leads global efforts... read more

Denali Lumma

Founder, People Engineering at Uber
// Uber
Denali is a senior technology and people focused leader with an outstanding track record of engineering and team excellence at... read more

Kiran Gandhi

Musician/ Activist
// Madame Gandhi LLC
Kiran, known by her stage name Madame Gandhi, is an artist and activist based in Los Angeles. Having gained recognition... read more

Sophia Kang

Quality Engineer
// Dell Inc.
From Taiwan through Guatemala to the U.S., with degrees in Mechanical Engineering and Information Studies, Sophia now makes her home... read more

Joanne Olsen

Executive Vice President, Cloud Services and Support
// Oracle
Joanne Olsen serves as Executive Vice President of Oracle Global Cloud Services and Support organizations. In this role, Joanne drives... read more

Soleil Kellar

Product and UX Researcher
// Hustle, Inc
Soleil is head of User Research at Hustle. In 2015, her work at Hustle and her digital strategy background intersected... read more

Theresa Pasinosky

Director, Global Brand Management
// Xoom, A PayPal Service
At 10 years old, Theresa Pasinosky knew she would live in San Francisco because “this is where the gay people... read more

Suchitra Narayen

VP, Legal and Associate General Counsel
// Oracle
Suchitra Narayen is a Legal Vice President and Associate General Counsel with Oracle, supporting hardware engineering and supply chain. Previously,... read more

Emma Humphries

Bugmaster
// Mozilla
Emma Humphries believes in making safer spaces for underrepresented groups in tech, the healing power of Sleater-Kinney’s “Dig Me Out,”... read more

Paula Getz

VP of Global Risk Management and Chair of LGBTQA ERG
// Oracle
Paula is currently Vice President of Global Risk Management at Oracle. Paula has over 35 years in the computer services... read more

Ruha Devanesan

Global Diversity & Inclusion
// Symantec
Ruha Devanesan specializes in creating access for the disenfranchised, through law, technology and diversity initiatives. As a part of Symantec’s... read more

J Bob Alotta

Executive Director
// Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice
J. Bob Alotta is Executive Director of the Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice. Based in New York City, Astraea is... read more

Jennifer Brown

CEO and Founder
// Jennifer Brown Consulting
JENNIFER BROWN is an award-winning entrepreneur, dynamic speaker and diversity and inclusion expert. She is the founder, president and CEO... read more

Megan Rose Dickey

Reporter
// TechCrunch
A person who writes words for TechCrunch.

Tina Lee

Founder/CEO
// MotherCoders
Tina is the Founder and CEO of MotherCoders, a non-profit social enterprise dedicated to on-ramping women with kids to careers... read more

Trish Ang

Front end engineer
// Counsyl
Designer slash developer, climber of rocks, boarder of snow. Codes @counsyl. Hosts @oakland_cm. Hella gay. >

Ina Fried

Chief Technology Correspondent
// Axios
Ina Fried was recently named Chief Technology Correspondent for Axios, a new media startup from the founders of Politico. Her... read more

Siobhan MacDermott

SVP; Global Cybersecurity Public Policy Executive
// Bank Of America
Siobhan MacDermott leads the Global Information Security Cybersecurity Public Policy team. She is responsible for GIS Public Policy 2.0 and... read more

Jordan Metoyer

Specialist
// 18F
Jordan Metoyer is a Specialist with 18F where she evaluates ongoing projects for the engineering chapter and works with cities... read more

Angélique Roché

Vice President, External Affairs
// Ms. Foundation for Women
Angélique Roché is the Vice President for External Affairs at the Ms. Foundation for Women. She is an attorney, educator,... read more

Elena Grewal

Data Science Lead
// Airbnb
Elena leads a team of data scientists responsible for Airbnb user’s online and offline travel experience. Her team partners with... read more

Lori Adelman

Director
// Planned Parenthood Global and Feministing
Lori Adelman is a writer and advocate focusing on race, gender, and sexual and reproductive rights. She is currently the... read more

Jamesha Fisher

Security Operations Engineer
// GitHub
Jamesha Fisher has worked in the Tech industry for over 10 years, with a keen eye towards security. Currently a... read more

Olga Talamante

Executive Director
// Chicana Latina Foundation
Olga Talamante Executive Director, Chicana/Latina Foundation Olga Talamante became the first Executive Director of the Chicana Latina Foundation (CLF) in... read more

Deborah Sherry

General Manager and Chief Commercial Officer, Europe GE Digital
// General Electric
Deborah Sherry is the General Manager and Chief Commercial Office of GE Digital in Europe. Her mission is to deliver... read more

Tanara Golston

Sr. Sales Manager
// Glassdoor
Similar to my college days as a point guard on the basketball court, I take great pride in assisting my... read more

Patricia Bory

Former Senior Advisor, Office of Disability Employment Policy
// U.S. Department of Labor
Patricia Bory is a longtime diversity and inclusion expert who builds healthy leaders, teams, and systems. She served in the... read more

Erika Hempel

AIM Trade Desk
// Bloomberg
Erika has been working for Bloomberg for more than 6 years in a variety of departments, including Tradebook, Bloomberg’s agency... read more

Ashianna Esmail

Product & Regulatory Counsel
// Xoom
Ashianna Esmail is Product & Regulatory Counsel for Xoom, a service of PayPal, Inc. At PayPal, Ashianna is co-chair of... read more

Lulue Burton

Enterprise Cloud Account Manager
// Oracle Inc.
Lulue Burton is a San Francisco native who grew up in the Bayview Hunters Point neighborhood. She graduated from SFSU... read more

Alexandra Vega

Visual Designer
// Deloitte Digital
Alex is a Visual Designer at Deloitte Digital in Seattle and proud co-founder of Autostraddle.com, the web’s most popular lesbian... read more

Tara Brant

Manager, Business Transformation
// Linkedin
Tara Brant currently works at Linkedin as Head of Program Management for Global Sales Operations where she identifies and drives... read more

Mel Choyce

Product Designer
// Automattic
Mel Choyce is a designer from Cambridge, MA. She works at Automattic, makers of WordPress.com, on customization and hiring. Outside... read more

Rosa Ramos-Kwok

Managing Director, Consumer & Shared Services Operations Technology
// Bank of America
Rosa M. Ramos-Kwok leads the delivery of technology solutions for Consumer & Shared Services Operations Technology. Rosa is responsible for... read more

Krys Burnette

Owner
// August
Krys is a consultant and owner at August Public, Inc. She works directly with ambitious leaders of Fortune 100 companies... read more

Dorian Nasby

director of leadership and organization effectiveness
// Workday
Dorian Nasby is an HR practitioner with more than 20 years of industry experience. With stints at General Electric, Oracle,... read more

Vivian Graubard

Founding Member, USDS
// Formerly at the White House / United States Digital Service
Vivian Graubard was a founding member of the United States Digital Service (USDS) at the White House, where she led... read more

Morgen Bromell

CEO
// Thurst
Morgen Bromell is an entrepreneur, writer, artist, and founder of Thurst, a dating app for queer people of all genders.... read more

Meena Harris

Founder
// @imanentrepreneurbitch
Meena Harris is Senior Policy Manager at Slack, where she provides strategic advice on tech policy issues pertaining to cloud-based... read more

Kate Stayman-London

Former Lead Digital Writer
// Hillary for America
Writer and creative consultant Kate Stayman-London most recently worked as Lead Digital Writer for Hillary for America, where she had... read more

Del Harvey

Vice President, Trust and Safety
// Twitter
Del leads an international team to define policy and ensure user safety and security in the challenging realm of modern... read more

Jimena Almendares

Chief Product Officer
// OkCupid
Jimena was most recently Chief Product Officer at OkCupid, where she managed the Product, Design, Front-end and App Development, Marketing,... read more

Caitlin Kalinowski

Head of Product Design Engineering
// Facebook & Oculus
Caitlin Kalinowski heads up Product Design Engineering at Oculus, the team responsible for the mechanical architecture and product design engineering... read more

Janice Omadeke

Founder and CEO
// The Mentor Method
Janice Omadeke is the CEO and Founder of The Mentor Method, a professional development company empowering minorities and underrepresented tech... read more

Jess O’Connell

Executive Director
// EMILY's List
Jess O’Connell is the Executive Director for EMILY’s List, the largest political organization for women in the country. Under her... read more

Kate Kendell, Esq.

Executive Director
// National Center for Lesbian Rights
Kate Kendell leads the National Center for Lesbian Rights, a national legal organization committed to advancing the civil and human... read more

Tracy Kerrins

Global Wholesale Credit and Banking Technology Executive
// Bank of America

Lisa Dickey

Author
// independent
Lisa Dickey is the author of “Bears in the Streets: Three Journeys Across a Changing Russia.” Described by Madeleine Albright... read more

Gail Frederick

Senior Director, Developer Ecosystem and Services
// eBay
Gail is Senior Director of Developer Ecosystem and Services at eBay, Through the eBay Developers Program and eBay public APIs,... read more

Kelsey Witherow

Hack Harassment Program Manager
// Intel Corporation
Like most millennials, Kelsey wants to change the world. Unlike many, she plans to actually do it. After starting a... read more

Turi Mckinley

Executive Director
// frog
Turi McKinley is an Executive Director at frog, a global design and strategy firm.  Turi’s 15+ years in design encompasses... read more

Mikena Wood

Software Engineer
// Optimizely
Mikena is a Software Engineer on the Distributed Systems team at Optimizely, where she helps build and maintain their clickstream... read more

Amanda Gelender

Senior Manager of Social Impact
// GitHub
Amanda Gelender is the Senior Manager of Social Impact at GitHub, the world’s largest open source community. She graduated from... read more

Deborah Pascoe

Director, Technology Development
// Zymergen
Deborah Pascoe leads Test Technology Development at Zymergen, a company using biology to create novel materials. Throughout her career she... read more

Leah Bannon

Product Manager
// 18F
Leah is a product manager at 18F, which is a 3-year-old federal government project to build delightful digital services for... read more

Chris Hall

VP/GM Customer Experience
// Adobe
Chris Hall, vice president and general manager, Customer Experience, Adobe Chris Hall has been with Adobe since May 2014. As... read more

Charmaine Chan

Compositor/Compositing Tech Lead
// Industrial Light & Magic/Disney
Charmaine is a Compositor and Compositing Tech Lead at Industrial Light & Magic. She has over 10 years of experience... read more

Mary Bellard

Accessibility Learning and Development Consultant
// Microsoft
Mary Bellard, CPACC, is the Accessibility Learning and Development Consultant at Microsoft. There, she strategizes the overall accessibility training curriculum... read more

Anne Widera

Strategy & Business Operations Principal
// Nuro.ai
Anne Widera has been working on strategy and go-to-market planning for self-driving cars since 2013. She led strategic special projects... read more

Brook Shelley

Senior Developer Relations Engineer
// Turbine Labs
Brook Shelley lives in Portland, OR with her cat Snorri, where she builds a better software release & response process... read more

Rebecca Ely

Software Engineer
// Bloomberg LP
Rebecca Ely is a software engineer on the Spark platform team at Bloomberg. She co-runs Hack-hers*, a San Francisco-based organization... read more

Nadia Morris

Director
// AT&T
Nadia Morris is Head of Innovation at the AT&T Foundry for Connected Health in Houston, TX. The Houston AT&T Foundry... read more

Poornima Vijayashanker

Founder
// Femgineer
Poornima Vijayashanker is the founder of Femgineer an education company dedicated to helping tech professionals level up in their careers,... read more

Virsaviya Efraim

Software Engineer
// Accenture
Virsaviya is an ESL teacher turned software engineer. After six years adventuring around the world and teaching English, she pivoted... read more

Hazel Havard

developer
// Workday
Hazel Havard is a developer at Workday, a leader in enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources. She is... read more

Jacqueline Brown

director of quality assurance
// Workday
Jacqueline Brown is a director of quality assurance at Workday, a leader in enterprise cloud applications for finance and human... read more

Danielle Moodie-Mills

Vice President of Public Affairs
// SKDKnickerbocker
Danielle brings over a decade of advocacy, public relations and strategic communications experience to her clients at SKDKnickerbocker. She currently... read more

Ciara Trinidad

Head of Diversity & Inclusion
// Lever
Ciara Trinidad is the Head of Diversity & Inclusion at Lever. Lever is revolutionizing the way companies like Netflix, The... read more

Samuel Carrington

Service Design Manager, co-lead of LGBTQIIA Resource Group
// Lyft
When he isn’t making people groan with punny #dadjokes or dressing his dog in the pinkest outfits the world has... read more

Jessica McGlory

Founder
// Forecastr
Jessica has been featured by Flavorwire for her “Badass Advice for Women in Media” and Technically Philly for knowing a... read more

Ann Mei Chang

Chief Innovation Officer
// former USAID
Until recently, Ann Mei Chang served in the Obama Administration as the Chief Innovation Officer and Executive Director of the... read more

KR Liu

DIRECTOR, ACCESSIBILITY & ADVOCACY/BOARD OF DIRECTORS
// Doppler Labs/ Hearing Loss Association of America
KR Liu is the director of accessibility and advocacy at Doppler Labs, the company behind Here One. Over the last... read more

Andrea Barrica

Founder/CEO
// O.school
Andrea Barrica is a pleasure educator, empathy warrior, and serial entrepreneur. Her next venture is O.school, an online shame-free platform... read more

Bev Crair

VP, Software & Services Group
// Intel Corporation
Bev Crair is vice president in the Software and Services Group and general manager of Strategic Software Initiatives at Intel... read more

Lyn Muldrow

Founder
// Bowché
Lyn Muldrow is a multidisciplinary web developer, tech educator, and writer whose career spans over 10 years. In addition to... read more

Monica Ann Arrambide

CEO & Founder
// Maven
Monica Arrambide, the CEO and Founder of Maven, has over 22 years of experience working with queer youth. Monica founded... read more

Frances West

Founding Principal
// FrancesWestCo
Frances West is an IT executive well known globally for her work in accessibility/digital inclusion, emerging market development and industry... read more

Lisa Mae Brunson

Founder/Chief Visionary Officer
// Wonder Women Tech
Lisa Mae Brunson is a Creative Visionary, Speaker, Author & Social Innovator that is committed to impacting humanity on a... read more

Tracey Kaplan

Territory Sales Manager
// Google
Tracey was born and raised in Texas, where she knew exactly zero LGBT individuals. After 23 years in Texas, she... read more

Julie Walcer

Programmer/Analyst
// Federal District Court
Julie is a seasoned developer with over 25 years of experience in the software business primarily as a software developer.... read more

Nina Armah

Developer
// Mapbox
Nina is a developer at Mapbox where she tinkers with the back-end systems that allows users to upload custom data... read more

Stephenie Landry

Vice President, Prime Now
// Amazon
Stephenie Landry is the Worldwide Vice President of Amazon Prime Now, a mobile application that enables 1-hour delivery for Amazon... read more

Sarah E. Brown

Head of Customer, Community & Brand Marketing
// ServiceRocket
Sarah E. Brown is a growth catalyst for B2B SaaS companies. She co-hosts Helping Sells Radio podcast, a technology podcast... read more

Asha Richardson

Interactive Manager
// Youth Radio
Asha Richardson is the Interactive Manager at Youth Radio, the Peabody Award-winning youth-driven production company in downtown Oakland that serves... read more

Celia Carter

Head, Healthcare Technologies Office
// Genentech
Celia Carter currently leads the Healthcare Technologies Office at Genentech. In her role, she provides strategic direction to the organization... read more

Holly Berkley

Founder/CEO
// BlissSmart
Holly Berkley, Founder/CEO of BLISS:SMART, is an author, speaker and consultant providing Authentic Leadership training and executive coaching for individuals... read more

Rachel Valdez

Chief Dream Maverick/Head of Global Talent Management
// PowerToFly
Rachel Valdez is the Chief Dream Maverick/Head of Global Talent Management at PowerToFly and has executive responsibility for building the... read more

Joy Dixon

Founder & CEO
// Mosaic Presence
Joy Dixon is expanding opportunities and creating community as the Founder and CEO of Mosaic Presence. Joy holds a Master’s... read more

Catherine Hicks

Learning Evaluation Analyst
// Google
Cat is a social scientist who studies the future of learning. Cat Hicks is a lead researcher on Google’s People... read more

Gianna Puerini

Vice President, Amazon Go
// Amazon
Based in Seattle, Gianna Puerini is Vice President at Amazon responsible for the business, operations, product, design, and store development... read more

Renee Chu

Aerospace Engineer
// Facebook
Renee is an aerospace structural engineer working on the airframe of Facebook’s Aquila UAV program. The UAV, or unmanned aerial... read more

DeVan Hankerson

Senior Director of Public Policy and Government Relations
// Goodfriend Government Affairs
DeVan Hankerson is a technology and telecom policy professional with a background in domestic and international cross-border trade issues. As... read more

Brandy Gillmore

Mind-Body & Energy Expert
// Brandy Gillmore
After making her own miraculous recovery and leaving her wheelchair behind, Brandy Gillmore has been sharing with the world the... read more

Obi Felten

Head Of Getting Moonshots Ready For Contact With The Real World
// X
Obi leads early stage projects at X, the team behind self-driving cars, self-flying delivery vehicles, energy kites and Internet from... read more

Gerlinde Zibulski

Director SAP Security Product Management
// SAP SE
Gerlinde Zibulski has worked for SAP since 1999 starting as an International HR Consultant implementing the SAP HCM modules at... read more

Jessi Reel

UX Designer
// LinkedIn
Jessi is a professional creative, expert in the art art of cross-pollinating different worlds. In the past, she has been... read more

Susan Nesbitt

Head of Business Development
// Make School
Susan is currently the Head of Business Development for Make School where she is helping to build diverse classrooms and... read more

Aubrey Blanche

Global Head of Diversity & Inclusion
// Atlassian
Aubrey Blanche is the Global Head of Diversity & Inclusion at Atlassian. There, she works with teams across the business... read more

Ginger Chien

Device Architect
// AT&T
Ginger Chien is a device architect at AT&T Mobility. She is responsible for defining technical requirements for mobile devices in... read more

Kris Perry

Executive Director
// First Five Years Fund
Kris Perry, Executive Director of the First Five Years Fund, understands that America’s future lies in the health and well... read more

Dominique DeGuzman

Platform Identity & Access Engineer (Infrastructure & Security)
// Twilio
After years of tumble weeding around different career paths and college majors, Dominique (Dom) DeGuzman turned a college job fixing... read more

Ingrid Dahl

Director, Service Design Education
// Capital One
Ingrid Hu Dahl is the Director of Service Design Education at Capital One, scaling cutting edge design tools to scale... read more

Roni Lee Height

Partnership Tax Manager
// Tesla Motors-SolarCity
Roni Lee Height is a CPA, with a MS in Accounting/Tax and Tax Manager, she joined Tesla Motors, Inc./Solar City... read more

Cloe Shasha

Content & Program Producer
// TED Conferences, LLC
Cloe grew up in New York City and Paris, and spends as much time in San Francisco as she can.... read more

Sarah Gibson

Senior Engineer
// Qualcomm
Sarah Gibson is a Senior Engineer at Qualcomm Research where she works on drones and robotics. She has worked on... read more

Sandy Stier

Senior Advisor on Interoperability to the Administration for Children & Families
// US Health and Human Services
Sandy Stier is a Senior Policy Advisor on Interoperability for the Administration for Children and Families (ACF) at the U.S.... read more

Ace Portis

Director of Development
// Transgender Law Center
Ace Portis is a professional fundraiser with a deep passion for philanthropy. Ace is currently the Director of Development at... read more

Angélique Roché

Vice President, External Affairs
// Ms. Foundation for Women
A. Angélique Roché is an attorney, educator and communications professional. Prior to joining the Ms. Foundation, she was the campaign... read more

Leanne Pittsford

Founder
// Lesbians Who Tech
Leanne Pittsford (@lepitts) is an entrepreneur, investor, risk taker, queer and women’s rights activist. She’s the CEO and founder Lesbians... read more

Aisha Moodie-Mills

President and CEO
// Victory Fund and Institute
Aisha C. Moodie-Mills (@AishaMoodMills)is President and CEO at the Victory Fund and Institute, the nation’s largest resource for openly LGBT public... read more

Kara Swisher

Co-Executive Editor
// Re/Code
Kara Swisher is the executive editor of Recode, host of the Recode Decode podcast and co-executive producer of the Code... read more

Gabriella Levine

Senior Engineer
//
"]Gabriella Levine is a senior engineer on the Rapid Evaluation team at Google[x]. She holds a Masters in Design and... read more

Aileen Lee

Founder
// Cowboy Ventures
Aileen is the founder of Cowboy Ventures, a seed-stage focused fund. Cowboy Ventures seeks to back exceptional founders who are building... read more

Stephanie Landry

General Manager
// Amazon Prime Now
Stephenie Landry has worked at Amazon.com for over eleven years. During that time she has held a variety of roles,... read more

Megan Smith

3rd Chief Technology Officer
// United States of America
In September 2014, President Obama named Megan Smith (@USCTO) the United States Chief Technology Officer (CTO) in the Office of Science... read more

Cole

Founder and CEO
// Brioxy
Cole (@BespokeButch) is the force behind Brioxy, a membership platform for young people of color bringing fellowship hacking, social capital,... read more

Oksana Zavoyko

Founder
// MoodMe VR
Hi, my name is Oksana Zavoyko. I passionate about innovations, art, and tech. I love progress and new beginnings it... read more

Paul Wolfe

SVP, Human Resources
// Indeed
Paul Wolfe is SVP of Human Resources at Indeed. He oversees all global human resource functions, including talent acquisition, employee... read more

Courtney Wilburn

Developer
// O3
Courtney’s journey to web development began in her hometown of Memphis, TN and brought her to Bryn Mawr College. As... read more

Frances West

Principal
// franceswest.co
Frances is an IT executive well known globally for her work in accessibility, emerging market and industry solutions. She was... read more

Ariel Wengroff

Vice
// Huffington Post
An LGBT advocate, Ariel Wengroff currently is an Executive Producer of an upcoming VICELAND show, a series associate producer for... read more

Chondra Washington

Systems Associate
// SXSW Conference and Festivals
Chondra Washington is a Systems Associate at SXSW Conference and Festivals, this means doing most of the planning for the... read more

Cassie Wallender

Chief Product Officer and Co-Founder
// Invio
Cassie Wallender has been an effective senior contributor and manager in both product and design for several successful Seattle software... read more

Alexandra Vega

Visual Designer
// Deloitte Digital
Alex is a Visual Designer at Deloitte Digital in Seattle and proud co-founder of Autostraddle.com, the web’s most popular online... read more

Silvia Vasquez-Lavado

Principal of Enterprise Technology
// PayPal / Xoom
Silvia Vasquez-Lavado is a humanitarian, adventurer, passionate social entrepreneur and technologist, who has been enthusiastically working to provide the advancement... read more

Xena Ugrinsky

Senior Vice President
// Booz Allen Hamilton
Xena Ugrinsky is a Booz Allen Hamilton Senior Vice President in the Civil Commercial Group. She is engaged in client... read more

Chelsea Troy

Software Engineer
// Pivotal Labs
Chelsea hails from Chicago, where she writes Android and iOS apps with Pivotal Labs. She loves learning new things about... read more

Lateesha Thomas

Programming and Initiatives
// Dev Bootcamp
Lateesha Thomas is the Director of Diversity at Dev Bootcamp, where she manages programming and initiatives to create a safe... read more

Stephanie Tan

Vice President, Head of Cybersecurity and Technology Risk
// OnDeck
Stephanie Tan is Vice President, Head of Cybersecurity and Technology Risk at OnDeck. OnDeck (NYSE: ONDK) is the leader in... read more

Miruna Stratan

Managing Director
// Goldman Sachs & Co.
Miruna manages the External Cloud Access Platform, Cloud Desktop and Login.GS Engineering within Technology Infrastructure at Goldman Sachs. She serves... read more

Mary Spio

Founder
// CEEK VR
Mary Spio, author of It’s Not Rocket Science: 7 Game-Changing Traits for Uncommon Success is best known for creating and... read more

Simona Spelman

Senior Manager within Deloitte’s Life Sciences Technology Systems Integration practice
// Deloitte Consulting, LLP
Simona is a Senior Manager and a leader within Deloitte’s Life Sciences Technology Systems Integration practice focused on implementing Strategic... read more

Christine Spang

Cofounder & CTO
// Nylas
Christine got into software development via contributing to the free software operating system Debian GNU/Linux when she was 15. She... read more

Simone Sneed

Board Liaison
// Environmental Defense Fund
Simone N. Sneed is a management geek and non-profit professional who actually loves her job. As the Board Liaison for... read more

Claude Silver

Chief Heart Officer
// VaynerMedia
Claude Silver is VaynerMedia’s Chief Heart Officer, the capstone of a career focused on guiding client relationships, global brand strategies,... read more

Allyn Shaw

Chief Operating Officer | Chief Technology Organization | Workspace Services
// Bank of America
As Chief Operating Officer of Workspace Services, Allyn is responsible for aligning the technology initiatives of our workforce, marketing, financial... read more

Nell Shamrell

Software Development Engineer
// Blue Box

Ajaita Shah

Founder / CEO
// Frontier Markets
Ajaita is the Founder/CEO of Frontier Markets and the President of Frontier Innovations Foundation. Frontier Markets is a rural marketing,... read more

Mary Scotton

Principal Developer Evangelist
// Salesforce
Mary Scotton is a speaker, product designer, and connector who is passionate about inclusion in technology. Mary has over 20... read more

Christine Schuster

Director, COO Global Treasury Technology
// Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Christine Schuster is the Director for Strategic Direction and Communications for Global Wholesale Banking Technology (GWBT). She oversees communications, learning... read more

Sophie Schmieg

Software Engineer
// Google
Sophie is a Software engineer on the Search Ads Auction team at Google. In her role, she focuses on fair... read more

Alejandra Ruiz

Military Programs Intern
// Office of Military Programs at NASA Ames
Over the summer of 2016, Alejandra Ruiz interned at the NASA Ames Research Center under the Office of Military Programs.... read more

Angélique Roché

Vice President, External Affairs
// Ms. Foundation for Women
A. Angélique Roché is an attorney, educator and communications professional. Prior to joining the Ms. Foundation, she was the campaign... read more

Rachel Robasciotti

Founder & Wealth Manager
// Robasciotti & Philipson
Rachel J. Robasciotti is the founder of Robasciotti & Philipson, an LGBTQ-owned wealth management firm in San Francisco. An entrepreneur... read more

Allison Roarty

HR Business Partner, Engineering
// Two Sigma
Allison is a strategic Human Resources professional with over 10 years of deep cross-functional experience including people management, program management,... read more

Susan Reid

Managing Director & Global Head of Diversity and Inclusion
// Morgan Stanley
Susan Reid is a Managing Director and Global Head of Diversity and Inclusion at Morgan Stanley. Susan works closely with... read more

Helen Raizen

Lead Software Engineer -- Distinguished Engineer
// EMC Corp.
Helen Raizen is an EMC Distinguished Engineer working in the Emerging Technology Division (ETD). She is based in the state of... read more

Nancy Quan

Founder
// Dsg.nr

Mandy Potter

Co-founder and Chief Hustler
// Cleanify
Mandy Potter is the Co-founder and Chief Hustler at Cleanify, focussing on revenue & supply growth. After starting her own... read more

Leanne Pittsford

Founder
// Lesbians Who Tech
Leanne Pittsford (@lepitts) is an entrepreneur, investor, risk taker, queer and women’s rights activist. She’s the CEO and founder Lesbians... read more

Isamarie Perez

Business Development and Operations
// Meadow
Isamarie Pérez is the Head of Business Development at Meadow, a YC start up providing on-demand cannabis delivery, doctor recommendations,... read more

Edith Perez

VP, USMA BioOncology
// Genentech
Edith provides strategic and scientific leadership for all BioOncology Medical Affairs activities in the US. Her primary focus is to develop... read more

Yvette Pasqua

CTO
// Meetup
Yvette is the CTO of Meetup. She leads the engineering team with a focus on continuous learning, innovation, and using... read more

Ramona Ortega

Founder
// My Money My Future
My Money My Future | Mi Dinero Mi Futuro www.midineromifuturo.com “Money Made Simple” Ramona Ortega is the Founder & CEO... read more

Caitlin Oliver-Gans

Music Analyst
// Pandora
Caitlin Oliver-Gans (@colivergans) is a veteran music analyst for Pandora and a classically trained, professional musician who has toured the... read more

Pri Oberoi

Data Scientist
// US Department of Commerce
Pri Oberoi is a Data Scientist with a background in bioinformatics and health care. She has spent her career cross... read more

Husani Oakley

Chief Technology Officer
// GoldBean
Husani S. Oakley is the Chief Technology Officer at GoldBean, an online investing platform that helps people start their investment... read more

Nadia Morris

Head of Innovation - Foundry for Connected Health
// AT&T
Nadia Morris Head of Innovation, AT&T Foundry for Connected Health, Houston, TX Nadia Morris is a Head of Innovation at... read more

Mia Mora

Global Lead - Sales Strategy
// Google
Mia Mora, an accomplished sales and product development leader, is currently the global go-to-market sales strategy lead at Google, Inc.... read more

Danielle Moodie-Mills

VP of Public Affairs at SKDKnickerbocker and Host of #WokeAF on SiriusXM
//
Danielle Moodie-Mills (@DeeTwoCents) is the Creator of Politini, a weekly politics and pop culture talk show that she writes, executive... read more

Aisha Moodie-Mills

President and CEO
// Victory Fund and Institute
Aisha C. Moodie-Mills (@AishaMoodMills)is President and CEO at the Victory Fund and Institute, the nation’s largest resource for openly LGBT public... read more

Nikita Mitchell

Senior Manager, Strategy & Planning
// Cisco
Nikita T. Mitchell is a Senior Manager at Cisco where she is responsible for strategy and planning initiatives for the... read more

Andrea Minkow

Early Stage Companies
// Entrepreneur, Experiential Marketing Maven and Strategist
My sweet spot is working with entrepreneurial companies that are looking for a new vantage point to solve a problem.... read more

Dr. Vivienne Ming

Co-Founder
// Socos
Named one of 10 Women to Watch in Tech in 2013 by Inc. Magazine, Vivienne Ming is a theoretical neuroscientist,... read more

Emily Metcalfe

Security Engineer
// Google
Emily is a Security Engineer at Google in New York City where she develops technologies and systems for protecting the... read more

Alexis McKeown

Director, End User Support
// BlackRock
Alexis McKeown has been in the IT industry for more than 15 years, primarily working in Finance. She is the... read more

Lindsay-Rae McIntyre

HR VP for Business and Technical Leadership and IBM’s Chief Diversity Officer
// IBM
Lindsay-Rae is has recently returned to the United States to serve as the Human Resources Vice President for Business and... read more

Tarsha McCormick

North America Head of Diversity & Inclusion
// ThoughtWorks, Inc
Tarsha McCormick is the Head of Diversity and Inclusion for ThoughtWorks North America. Tarsha joined ThoughtWorks in January of 1999... read more

Mita Mallick

Director, Diversity Outreach & Inclusion
// Unilever
Mita Mallick is the Director of Diversity Outreach & Inclusion for Unilever North America. Prior to this role, she was... read more

Roseanne Malfucci

DJ and Lead Product Manager
// ThoughtWorks
Brooklyn native and life-long advocate for equity and access for marginalized folks, Roseanne began her career fighting family violence in... read more

Linda Maepa

Executive Director
// Reboot Safety
Ms. Maepa brings over two decades of information systems, cybersecurity, and systems science experience to the energy sector where she... read more

Aidan Madigan-Curtis

Head of New Product Introduction
// Samsara Networks
Aidan Madigan-Curtis is Head of New Product Introduction at Samsara Networks, an Andreesen Horowitz -backed IoT company. Previously, Aidan was... read more

Jenna Lowenstein

Digital Director
// Hillary for America
Jenna Lowenstein is the Digital Director at Hillary for America, where she leads the nationwide team using social media, email,... read more

KR Liu

DIRECTOR, ACCESSIBILITY & ADVOCACY/BOARD OF DIRECTORS
// Doppler Labs/ Hearing Loss Association of America
KR Liu is the director of accessibility and advocacy at Doppler Labs, the company behind Here One. Over the last... read more

Sharon Lin

Student
// Stuyvesant High School
Sharon Lin is a senior at Stuyvesant High School in NYC and a writer, activist, and developer. She is the... read more

Mary Ann Le Fort

Vice President & Associate General Counsel
// Priceline.com LLC
Mary Ann focuses on identifying and addressing risk, partnering with operations-side colleagues and helping the business flourish, drawing on deep... read more

Jamie Lee

Consultant & Speaker
// She Negotiates
Jamie Lee is a She Negotiates consultant and public speaker who specializes in helping go-getters slay their fears of negotiating... read more

Olivia LaRoche

Creative Services Producer
// Netflix
Olivia LaRoche is a Creative Services Producer at Netflix, specializing is the discovery of titles through artwork and testing. Before... read more

Liza Landsman

Chief Customer Officer
// Jet.com
As Chief Customer Officer, Liza is a member of the firm’s Management Committee and has responsibility for driving growth for... read more

Denise Kreeger

Senior Content Localization Specialist
// Netflix
As Senior Localization Specialist, Denise Kreeger manages the creation of localized assets for Netflix content in over 20 languages. As... read more

Breana Knight

Electronic Musician
// The Pryde
The Pryde realizes Denver, Colorado as home. Incorporating tonal poetry, heavy, pulsing, electronic grooves and harmonies with the grunge and... read more

David King

Director of Diversity and Belonging
// Airbnb
An industry expert with more than ten years of experience leading the strategic vision and promotion of diversity and inclusion... read more

Elizabeth Kiehner

Global Design Services Director / Chief of Staff
// IBM
Elizabeth leads design operations for IBM Interactive Experience across the globe with multi-disciplinary expertise and an appetite for business growth.... read more

Kate Kendell

Executive Director
// National Center for Lesbian Rights
Kate Kendell leads the National Center for Lesbian Rights, a national legal organization committed to advancing the civil and human... read more

Tania Katan

Brand Evangelist
// Axosoft
Tania Katan is an award-winning author, keynote speaker and creative instigator who believes in storytelling at all costs! Katan has... read more

Tracey Kaplan

Territory Sales Manager
// Google
Tracey, born and raised in Texas, works at Google, where she slings SaaS and strives to put the “L” back... read more

Caitlin Kalinowski

Head of Mechanical (Product Design) Engineering
// Oculus/Facebook
Caitlin Kalinowski heads up Product Design Engineering at Oculus, the team responsible for the mechanical architecture and product design engineering... read more

Krystle Jiang

Consultant
// Deloitte Consulting LLP
Krystle is a technology consultant at Deloitte specializing in digital customer experience management. Krystle has worked with clients across the... read more

Cecilia Isaacs-Blundin

Senior Director, Diversity & Inclusion
// Comcast NBCUniversal
Cecilia Isaacs-Blundin is Senior Director of Diversity & Inclusion at Comcast Corporation, responsible for driving the development and implementation of... read more

Kai Huang

VP
// Goldman Sachs
Kai has 11 years of experience working in both attack and defense side of security arena, and she is one... read more

Emily Hostage

Director of Corporate Development and Policy Counsel
// RPX Corporation
Emily Hostage is Director of Corporate Development and Policy Counsel at RPX Corporation. At RPX, Emily analyzes and reports on... read more

YK Hong


//
YK Hong has been giving trainings and talks around the country and world on code, data, tech, cybersecurity, anti-oppression, community... read more

Emily Heyward

Partner
// Red Antler
Emily Heyward is a founding partner at Red Antler, a branding company specializing in startups and new ventures. Based in... read more

Ali Heron

Head of Collaboration and Usability Engineering
// Two Sigma Investments, L.P.
Ali specializes in bringing new products to market by translating business and customer needs into technical requirements. She currently runs... read more

Leslie Henry

Vice President; Specialist - SysData Security
// Bank of America
Leslie Henry is a Vice President at Bank of America and has been with the bank since 2003. She is... read more

Chanelle Henry

Founder
// PAVO

Jim Halloran

President TwitterOpen
// Twitter
Jim is responsible for building strategy to improve the ways people think and learn at Twitter. He is also president... read more

Beth Grous

Chief People Officer
// TripAdvisor
Beth Grous is the Chief People Officer at TripAdvisor, the world’s largest travel site, enabling travelers to plan and book... read more

Emma Grasmeder

Data Witch
// Mapbox
Emma Grasmeder is the director of Lesbians Who Tech Berlin and the data witch at Mapbox. In the last five... read more

Tanara Golston

Senior Sales Leader
// Glassdoor
Glassdoor is a social jobs and career community that is changing the way people find jobs and companies recruit top... read more

Kiran Gandhi

Music Producer, Activist, Artist
// Madame Gandhi
Kiran Gandhi is a music industry thinker, artist and gender equality activist. In the industry, she served as Interscope Records... read more

Andrea Gaither

VP of Engineering
// DoSomething
I have a *thing* for 404 pages, reduplication and public radio. VPE @DoSomething

Rachael Foo

Growth Equity Investor
// Stripes Group LLC
Rachael is a current investor at Stripes Group, a growth equity firm that invests in consumer and technology businesses. At... read more

Champika Fernando

Product Manager
// Google
Champika (@champika_f) is a troublemaker who strives to bend and break norms in computing culture. She leads a team at... read more

Jennifer R. Farmer

Communications Director
// PICO National Network
Jennifer R. Farmer is a leading professional in communications strategy. She has made her mark in social justice movements for... read more

Rox Etheridge

Senior Director, Project Management
// Accion, The US Network
Rox is a compassionate, edgy, quasi-professional with a project/change and operations management tilt. Formed by an eclectic background which combines... read more

Summer Esquerre

Senior Manager
// NextEra Energy, Inc.
Summer Esquerre as Senior Manager for NextEra Energy, Inc. (NextEra) leads a team that oversees, advises and guides the company’s... read more

Maureen Erokwu

Founder: MapMersion
// Google Maps Business View Team
Maureen Erokwu (@ChineloME) is an industry expert with several years of business strategic and marketing experience. She is the Founder... read more

Sarah Kate Ellis

CEO & President
// GLAAD
Sarah Kate Ellis became the CEO and President of GLAAD on January 1, 2014. An award-winning media executive and outspoken... read more

Dima Elissa

CEO & Founder
// VisMed-3D
Dima was selected by Chicago magazine as one of the top Women in Tech and by  Chicago Tribune’s BlueSky Vault... read more

Stephanie Dukes

Engineering Manager, Quality
// Credit Karma
As an engineering manager, Stephanie’s work helps Credit Karma’s more than 60 million members be their best financial selves. With... read more

Tiffany Dockery

Senior Product Manager
// Amazon
Tiffany currently works at Spotify as a Senior Product Owner. She leads an cross-functional team of back-end, data, and machine... read more

Courtney Cuff

CEO
// Gill Foundation

Chris Crespo

Director, Inclusiveness & LGBT Inclusiveness Strategy Leader
// Ernst & Young LLP
Chris is a Director in the Americas Inclusiveness Center of Excellence at EY. Her tenure at EY began over 28... read more

Emily Drabant Conley

Vice President, Business Development
// 23andMe
Emily Drabant Conley, Ph.D. joined 23andMe in 2010 and currently serves as Vice President of Business Development. She is responsible... read more

Kendra Clarke

Data Design Director
// SYPartners
Kendra focuses on bringing a data lens to organizational and brand strategy. A Brooklynite by way of the American Midwest... read more

Jamie Chung

Developer
// Dropbox
Jamie Chung (@attnjamie) is currently an engineer with Dropbox in San Francisco. Previously, they worked on maintaining an open-source front-end... read more

Ginger Chien

Device Architect
// AT&T Mobility
Ginger Chien is a device architect at AT&T Mobility. She is responsible for defining technical requirements for mobile devices in... read more

Katie Chen

Experience Designer
// Airbnb
Katie Chen is a designer from Sydney, Australia. Currently, she’s an Experience Designer at Airbnb based in San Francisco, working... read more

Ann Mei Chang

Chief Innovation Officer & Executive Director, U.S. Global Development Lab
// USAID
Ann Mei Chang is the Chief Innovation Officer and Executive Director of the U.S. Global Development Lab at USAID. The... read more

Meghan Carreau

Founder/CEO
// TuckrBox
Meghan Carreau has a background in creative advertising with 6 years experience working as and Art Director and Digital Product... read more

Kate Black

Vice President, Research
// EMILY's List
Kate Black is the Vice President of Research at EMILY’s List, where she works to provide critical information and insight... read more

Lorraine Bardeen

Director of Studio Business, Strategy, Operations
// Microsoft
Lorraine Bardeen leads Strategy, Business, and Commercial and Media Partnerships for Microsoft HoloLens and Windows apps and services.  She and... read more

Elizabeth Birch

CEO
// Elizabeth Birch Company
Elizabeth Birch is the former head of the Human Rights Campaign and served in that position for nearly a decade.... read more

Alison Billings

Director, Corporate Strategy
// T-Mobile
Alison is part of T-Mobile’s Corporate Strategy team, where she manages T-Mobile’s relationship with Google. Prior to this role Alison... read more

Rebecca Bilbro

Lead Data Scientist
// Bytecubed
Dr. Rebecca Bilbro is Lead Data Scientist at Bytecubed in Washington, DC, where she uses machine learning and Python to build... read more

Amy Balliett

CEO
// Killer Infographics
Amy Balliett is the CEO and co-founder of Killer Infographics, a Seattle-based industry leader in visual communication. She owned her... read more

LaFawn Bailey

Global Head of Culture & Inclusion
// PayPal
LaFawn Davis Bailey is the Global Head of Culture & Inclusion at PayPal, focused on elevating a culture of collaboration,... read more

Krystianne Avedian

Executive Change Management
// Capgemini
As a seasoned IT Executive, Krystianne brings an extensive knowledge and skillset to her professional work. She is a focused... read more

Rosio Alvarez

Chief Information Officer
// Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Dr. Rosio Alvarez is CIO at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. In this position Dr. Alvarez oversees a division that... read more

J Bob Alotta

Executive Director
// Astraea Foundation
J. Bob Alotta is the Executive Director at the Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice, a global foundation based in NYC... read more

Megan Smith

3rd Chief Technology Officer
// United States of America
In September 2014, President Obama named Megan Smith (@USCTO) the United States Chief Technology Officer (CTO) in the Office of Science... read more

Courtney Wilburn

Developer
// O3
Courtney’s journey to web development began in her hometown of Memphis, TN and brought her to Bryn Mawr College. As... read more

Ariel Wengroff

Vice
// Huffington Post
An LGBT advocate, Ariel Wengroff currently is an Executive Producer of an upcoming VICELAND show, a series associate producer for... read more

Lateesha Thomas

Programming and Initiatives
// Dev Bootcamp
Lateesha Thomas is the Director of Diversity at Dev Bootcamp, where she manages programming and initiatives to create a safe... read more

Mandy Potter

Co-founder and Chief Hustler
// Cleanify
Mandy Potter is the Co-founder and Chief Hustler at Cleanify, focussing on revenue & supply growth. After starting her own... read more

Leanne Pittsford

Founder
// Lesbians Who Tech
Leanne Pittsford (@lepitts) is an entrepreneur, investor, risk taker, queer and women’s rights activist. She’s the CEO and founder Lesbians... read more

Edith Perez

VP, USMA BioOncology
// Genentech
Edith provides strategic and scientific leadership for all BioOncology Medical Affairs activities in the US. Her primary focus is to develop... read more

Danielle Moodie-Mills

VP of Public Affairs at SKDKnickerbocker and Host of #WokeAF on SiriusXM
//
Danielle Moodie-Mills (@DeeTwoCents) is the Creator of Politini, a weekly politics and pop culture talk show that she writes, executive... read more

Roseanne Malfucci

DJ and Lead Product Manager
// ThoughtWorks
Brooklyn native and life-long advocate for equity and access for marginalized folks, Roseanne began her career fighting family violence in... read more

Aidan Madigan-Curtis

Head of New Product Introduction
// Samsara Networks
Aidan Madigan-Curtis is Head of New Product Introduction at Samsara Networks, an Andreesen Horowitz -backed IoT company. Previously, Aidan was... read more

Tania Katan

Brand Evangelist
// Axosoft
Tania Katan is an award-winning author, keynote speaker and creative instigator who believes in storytelling at all costs! Katan has... read more

Caitlin Kalinowski

Head of Mechanical (Product Design) Engineering
// Oculus/Facebook
Caitlin Kalinowski heads up Product Design Engineering at Oculus, the team responsible for the mechanical architecture and product design engineering... read more

Leslie Henry

Vice President; Specialist - SysData Security
// Bank of America
Leslie Henry is a Vice President at Bank of America and has been with the bank since 2003. She is... read more

Tanara Golston

Senior Sales Leader
// Glassdoor
Glassdoor is a social jobs and career community that is changing the way people find jobs and companies recruit top... read more

Kiran Gandhi

Music Producer, Activist, Artist
// Madame Gandhi
Kiran Gandhi is a music industry thinker, artist and gender equality activist. In the industry, she served as Interscope Records... read more

Susan Nesbitt

Head of Business Development
// Make School
Susan is currently the Head of Business Development for Make School where she is helping to build diverse classrooms and... read more

Edie Windsor


//
Edie Windsor has spent most of her adult life breaking boundaries. Beginning in 1956, she spent two decades working with... read more

Kara Swisher

Co-Executive Editor
// Re/Code
Kara Swisher is the executive editor of Recode, host of the Recode Decode podcast and co-executive producer of the Code... read more

Ramona Pierson

CEO
// Declara
Ramona Pierson first built careers in aviation, neuropsychology and software development. While studying and examining and learning the details of... read more

Robbie Kaplan

Partner
// Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison
Roberta A. Kaplan (@kaplanrobbie) is an American litigator and partner in the Litigation Department of Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton &... read more

Joanna Peña-Bickley

Global Chief Creative Officer
// IBM
Joanna heads creative and design for IBM Interactive Experience across the globe with multi-disciplinary experience in advertising, design, and technology. She is... read more

Lisa Mae Brunson

Founder
// Wonder Women Tech
Lisa Mae is the Founder of Wonder Women Tech, a conference and online platform that highlights, celebrates and educates women... read more

Ginger Chien

Device Architect
// AT&T Mobility
Ginger Chien is a device architect at AT&T Mobility. She is responsible for defining technical requirements for mobile devices in... read more

Ebony Nicole Brown

Organizational Transformation Consultant
//
Ebony Nicole Brown is an Organizational Transformation Consultant who works with companies of all sizes to strategically solve opportunities that... read more

Ina Fried

Senior Editor
// Re/code
Ina Fried is a senior editor at Re/code, where she covers wireless issues and devices, including tablets, smartphones and evensome phones of average... read more

Maureen Erokwu

Founder: MapMersion
// Google Maps Business View Team
Maureen Erokwu (@ChineloME) is an industry expert with several years of business strategic and marketing experience. She is the Founder... read more

Tara Bunch

Vice President of AppleCare
// Apple
Tara Bunch is Apple’s Vice President of AppleCare, the company’s technical support and repair organization, a position she’s held since... read more

Jennifer Van Dam

Program Coordinator
// AlphaLab
Jennifer Van Dam is the Program Coordinator at AlphaLab, a startup accelerator founded by one of the country’s most active... read more

Kiva Wilson, Ed.M.

Diversity Programs Manager
// Facebook
Kiva Wilson, Ed.M., as Diversity Programs Manager for Facebook, helps develop the company’s diversity recruitment strategy and manages partnerships aimed... read more

Danielle Leong

Founder
// Feerless
Danielle Leong is the founder of Feerless, an app that provides crowd-sourced, preemptive notifications for Netflix users with PTSD. She’s... read more

Diane Mills

Technical Fellow
// Amazon Robotics
Diane Mills brings broad experience developing new technology from a variety of hands-on and leadership positions to her role as Technical Fellow... read more

Krisstina Wilmoth

Executive Officer
// NASA Ames Research Center
Krisstina Wilmoth, aka Kale, is an unusual breed at NASA. She swims between the worlds of science and engineering as... read more

Jenn Green

VP of App Development
// Big Nerd Ranch
Jenn Green is an experienced technology leader who has built and run dynamic teams in her 15 year career spanning... read more

Alaina Percival

Chief Executive Officer
// Women Who Code
Alaina Percival is Chief Executive Officer of Women Who Code, a global nonprofit dedicated to inspiring women to excel in... read more

Jane Kim

Front End Developer
// Baublebar
Jane is a front end developer at Baublebar, but before that she used to work at Vimeo and went to... read more

DeVaris Brown

Instructor and Co-Founder
// Floodgate Academy
DeVaris is a product manager and engineer specializing in building high growth, scalable products. Through strategic vision and technical expertise,... read more

Janae Royston

Recruiter
// SpaceX
Janae Royston is on the recruiting team at SpaceX in Hawthorne, California. Royston joined SpaceX in June 2014 and focuses... read more

Christina Foran

Associate Application Engineer
// Slack
After teaching high schoolers math in sign language for 5 years and teaching herself how to make apps for for... read more

Jennifer Manfredi

Career Development Specialist, Senior
// Qualcomm
Jennifer Manfredi is a founding team member of Qualcomm’s Workforce Development programs, the Thinkabit Lab and the Qualcomm World of... read more

Mo Akade

Growth Strategist
// Telegraph Academy
Mo Akade leads new and existing growth projects at Telegraph Academy, a software engineering bootcamp focusing on people of color... read more

Dioganhdih “Dio” Hall

Hip Hop Artist, Activist, and Diversity Consultant
//
Dioganhdih “Dio” Hall (@Digoanhdih) is a queer, non-binary, indigenous rapper, activist, and diversity consultant native to the Awkesasne-Mohawk nation in upstate... read more

Sharrifah Al-Salem

Co-Founder and CEO
// BrightDay
Sharrifah Al-Salem is the co-founder + ceo of BrightDay, an early stage company that helps to improve liver function and prevent... read more

Suma Reddy

Co-Founder
// Waddle
Suma is a co-founder of Waddle, a mobile app that simplifies discovery of the best places to go, based on... read more

Heather Hiles

Founder and CEO
// Pathbrite
Heather Hiles is the founder and CEO of Pathbrite, the world’s leading Portfolio learning software platform. Heather recently sold Pathbrite to Cengage... read more

Alyssa Kwan

Clover Health
// Senior Software Engineer
Alyssa Kwan has over 15 years of experience building data systems and data driven organizations. She is currently a senior... read more

Sophy Lee

Vice President of Engineering
// Shuddle
Sophy Lee is the Vice President of Engineering at Shuddle, the first rideshare service designed specifically for busy families. As... read more

J.D. Sassaman

Senior Creative Workshop Manager
// Autodesk, Inc.
J.D. Sassaman is the Senior Creative Workshop Manager at Autodesk’s Pier 9 where she leads the Shop Staff team in... read more

Vanessa Pegueros

VP and CISO
// DocuSign
Vanessa is currently VP and CISO for DocuSign helping to lead the company in providing an industry leading security program... read more

Jamie Guined

Founder & Executive Director
// SeaSpace Exploration & Research Society
Jamie Guined is the Founder & Executive Director of the SeaSpace Exploration & Research Society (SSERS). The mission of the SSERS... read more

Jennifer Rice

Principal Consultant
// Forrester Research
Jennifer Rice is a Principal in Forrester’s Customer Experience consulting practice, bringing 25 years of experience in helping companies create... read more

Bev Crair

Vice President, Data Center Group
// Intel
Bev Crair is vice president in the Data Center Group and general manager of the Storage Group at Intel Corporation. She... read more

Shiyan Koh

Head of Business Operations & Corporate Development
// NerdWallet
Shiyan leads Business Operations and Corporate Development for NerdWallet. Prior to joining NerdWallet, she was an investment professional at Bridgewater... read more

Alison Stanton

CEO & Jane of all Trades
// Stanton Ventures
Alison Stanton is a problem solver focusing on business intelligence reporting, product measurement, process improvement through automation, and technical training.... read more

Aubrey Blanche

Global Head of Diversity & Inclusion
// Atlassian
Aubrey Blanche is the Global Head of Diversity & Inclusion at Atlassian. There, she works with teams across the business... read more

Myra Lukens

Instructional Student Assistant
// California Polytechnic State University
Myra is a 4th year software engineering student at Cal Poly, and Vice President of the club Women Involved in Software... read more

Tori Wieldt

Developer Advocate
// New Relic
Tori is a Developer Advocate at New Relic with a focus on enterprise software.  Prior to New Relic, Tori was... read more

February Keeney

Engineering Manager for the Community & Safety
// GitHub
February Keeney is passionate about building inclusive workplaces and online communities. Presently, she is furthering these goals in her role... read more

Jessica McPeake

Senior Service Director for Technical Enablement
// Akamai Technologies
Jessica McPeake’s expertise is leading top revenue generating and innovative technical teams along with identifying and growing new opportunities.  She... read more

Sam Radocchia

Chief Product Officer
// Chronicled
Sam currently serves as co-founder and Chief Product Officer at Chronicled, leading product development for the company. Prior to joining... read more

Arlan Hamilton

Founder & Managing Director
// Backstage Capital
Arlan is an emerging venture capital fund manager, the first black woman to lead an AngelList syndicate, creator of popular... read more

CJ Giovingo

Verification and Validation System Engineer
// Jet Propulsion Laboratory
CJ Giovingo is a Verification and Validation System Engineer at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) in Pasadena, California. They are... read more

Natasha Litt

Lead Software Engineer
// New Relic
Natasha Litt started out her tech career as a QA engineer during the dot-com boom. She has worked as a sysadmin, developer, engineering... read more

Isamarie Pérez

Head of Business Development
// Meadow
Isamarie Pérez is the Head of Business Development at Meadow, a YC start up providing on-demand cannabis delivery, doctor recommendations,... read more

Tiffany Dockery

Senior Product Manager
// Amazon
Tiffany currently works at Spotify as a Senior Product Owner. She leads an cross-functional team of back-end, data, and machine... read more

Paula Getz

Vice President of Global Risk Management
// Oracle
Paula is currently Vice President of Global Risk Management at Oracle. Paula has over 33 years in the computer services industry... read more

Shawna Morrell

Senior Leader of Project Management
// Bank of America
Shawna Morrell has served as a senior leader of Project Management in the Mortgage Technology division at Bank of America since... read more

Lisa Q Fetterman

Founder and CEO
// Nomiku
Lisa Q Fetterman is the founder and CEO of Nomiku, a Kickstarter backed start-up manufacturing the first wifi immersion circulator... read more

Megan Rose Dickey

Reporter
// TechCrunch
Megan Rose Dickey is a reporter at TechCrunch focused on diversity, inclusion, belonging, social impact and the on-demand economy. She... read more

Jenny Dearborn

Senior Vice President and Chief Learning Officer
// SAP
Recognized as one of the 50 Most Powerful Women in Technology by the National Diversity Council in 2014 and 2015, Jenny... read more

Jamie Chung

Developer
// Dropbox
Jamie Chung (@attnjamie) is currently an engineer with Dropbox in San Francisco. Previously, they worked on maintaining an open-source front-end... read more

Cristina Aranda

Marketing & Communications Manager
// Intelygenz
Cristina Aranda is Marketing & Communications Manager at Intelygenz, a company of quality software development and innovation. Cristina has more... read more

Perry Eising

Educator and Developer
// Epicodus, Inc.
Born in the UK but raised in Germany, Perry Eising started working in 1999 as a front end developer, games... read more

Arjan Dijk

Vice President of Growth Marketing
// Google
Arjan Dijk (San Francisco, CA) is Google’s Vice President of Growth Marketing. Arjan’s passion is helping businesses, around the world,... read more

Mary Grove

Director of Google for Entrepreneurs
// Google
Mary Grove is the Director of Google for Entrepreneurs, leading Google’s efforts to support startups and entrepreneurs in more than... read more

Corinne Warnshuis

Girl Develop It
// Executive Director
Corinne is a passionate advocate for community-centered movements and their power to change the world. She is the Executive Director... read more

Gabriella Levine

Senior Engineer
//
"]Gabriella Levine is a senior engineer on the Rapid Evaluation team at Google[x]. She holds a Masters in Design and... read more

Lorraine Bardeen

Director of Studio Business, Strategy, Operations
// Microsoft
Lorraine Bardeen leads Strategy, Business, and Commercial and Media Partnerships for Microsoft HoloLens and Windows apps and services.  She and... read more

Clem Breslin

Community Operations
// SoundCloud
Clem Breslin has worked at SoundCloud for the last 2 years. Clem founded and leads SoundCloud’s first LGBTQ diversity resource... read more

Katie Farney

Research Fellow
// National Institutes of Health
Katie joined the National Institutes of Health as a postbaccalaureate research fellow in August 2014. Currently working in the Ophthalmic... read more

Linda Maepa

Co-Founder and CEO
// ElectronVault
Ms. Maepa brings over two decades of information systems, cybersecurity, and systems science experience to the energy storage sector. She... read more

Alana McMillan

Logistics Associate
// Caviar
Alana McMillan is a Logistics Associate for Caviar, one of America’s leading restaurant delivery services. In her role, Alana is... read more

Michelle Avary

Vice President, Automotive Products & Strategy
// Aeris
Michelle Avary is a subject matter expert in telematics and a key member of Aeris’ executive team, responsible for automotive... read more

Shantell Martin

Artist
//
The work of Shantell Martin is a meditation of lines; a language of characters, creatures and messages that invite her... read more

Ken McNeely

President of AT&T California
// AT&T
Ken McNeely serves as President of AT&T California. In this role, Ken oversees all AT&T government affairs, public policy, philanthropic,... read more

Liz Rush

Developer Evangelist
// Algorithmia
Liz Rush loves talking tech & teaching code–as the Developer Evangelist for Algorithmia in Seattle, she gets to share that... read more

Buffy Wicks

Political Strategist and Grassroots Organizer
//
Buffy Wicks is a political strategist and expert in building and running local and national political and advocacy grassroots campaigns. She... read more

Samala

Founding Director
// 18MR
C. M. Samala (known simply as Samala) is a pioneering community builder and seasoned social entrepreneur with expertise in using... read more

Lisa Davis

Global Head of Enterprise Services
// Citigroup
Lisa Davis is the Global Head of Enterprise Services within Treasury and Trade Solutions at Citigroup and is responsible for... read more

Rachel J. Robasciotti

Founder & Wealth Manager
// Robasciotti & Philipson
Rachel J. Robasciotti is the founder of Robasciotti & Philipson, an LGBTQ-owned wealth management firm in San Francisco. An entrepreneur who... read more

Cathy Lo

Creative Director for Business Design
// Facebook
Cathy Lo is a designer and artist currently working at Facebook in a newly appointed role as creative director for... read more

Joy Dunn

Senior Manager of Dragon Manufacturing Engineering
// SpaceX
Joy Dunn is the Senior Manager of Dragon Manufacturing Engineering at SpaceX (Space Exploration Technologies) where she is responsible for... read more

Aileen Lee

Founder
// Cowboy Ventures
Aileen is the founder of Cowboy Ventures, a seed-stage focused fund. Cowboy Ventures seeks to back exceptional founders who are building... read more

Emma Birath

Senior Research Analyst
// New Horizons Pluto Team
Emma Birath is a Senior Research Analyst at Southwest Research Institute in Boulder, Colorado, where she is part of the... read more

Jennifer Brown

Founder & CEO
// Jennifer Brown Consulting
Jennifer Brown is the Founder & CEO of Jennifer Brown Consulting, a certified woman- and LGBT-owned strategic leadership and diversity... read more

Amber Rose Lucas

Sr. Program Manager for Propulsion
// Tesla Motors
Amber is a mechanical engineer, dreamer, adventurer and maker. She spends her time riding and tinkering with bikes, gardening, going... read more

Brooke Skinner Ricketts

Head of Brand Strategy
// Twitter
Brooke Skinner Ricketts is a digital & communications strategy expert. She is passionate about ideas that move people on a... read more

Kate Jefferson

Software Engineer
// SolarCity
Kate Jefferson (@kateintech) is a full stack software engineer at SolarCity, where she cofounded Powered by Pride and chairs the Women... read more

Stephanie Lampkin

CEO
// Blendoor
Stephanie Lampkin is the founder & CEO of Blendoor, a mobile job matching app that uses a blind recruiting strategy... read more

Melissa Bell

Vice President of Growth and Analytics
// Vox Media
Melissa Bell (@MelissaBell) is Vice President of Growth and Analytics at Vox Media. Together with Matthew Yglesias and Ezra Klein,... read more

Ali Fitzgerald

Artist and Writer
//
Ali Fitzgerald is an artist and writer who lives and works in Berlin.  She writes and draws the popular comic Hungover... read more

Rachel Miller

Software Engineer
// Asana
Rachel Miller is a software engineer with a big heart. She’s worked at Asana for three years, where she’s an... read more

Meg Columbia-Walsh

Global Lead Digital Transformation Healthcare
// Cognizant
Meg Columbia-Walsh (@mcolumbiawalsh) is recognized internationally as a pre-eminent authority in digital marketing, mobile, social, sales, marketing communications, CPG and... read more

Rachel Walker

Teacher
// Hackbright Academy
Rachel is a nerd who loves making puns, drooling over robots, and wearing outfits that match her bicycle. She has... read more

Angelica Ross

Executive Director
// TransTech
At the intersections of gender, class, race, and religion, Angelica Ross has made a career out of helping others navigate... read more

Dominique DeGuzman

Software Engineer
// Twilio
Dominique DeGuzman (@Itshella_dom) recently made the switch from a background in enterprise level hardware support to developing software at Twilio... read more

Sara Sperling

HR Disruptor
//
Sara Sperling is currently running her own HR consulting business to fast-moving companies in and around the high tech sector.... read more

Leanne Pittsford

Founder
// Lesbians Who Tech
Leanne Pittsford (@lepitts) is an entrepreneur, investor, risk taker, queer and women’s rights activist. She’s the CEO and founder Lesbians... read more

Caitlin Oliver-Gans

Music Analyst
// Pandora
Caitlin Oliver-Gans (@colivergans) is a veteran music analyst for Pandora and a classically trained, professional musician who has toured the... read more

Mia Mora

Global Lead - Sales Strategy
// Google
Mia Mora, an accomplished sales and product development leader, is currently the global go-to-market sales strategy lead at Google, Inc.... read more

Danielle Moodie-Mills

VP of Public Affairs at SKDKnickerbocker and Host of #WokeAF on SiriusXM
//
Danielle Moodie-Mills (@DeeTwoCents) is the Creator of Politini, a weekly politics and pop culture talk show that she writes, executive... read more

Aisha Moodie-Mills

President and CEO
// Victory Fund and Institute
Aisha C. Moodie-Mills (@AishaMoodMills)is President and CEO at the Victory Fund and Institute, the nation’s largest resource for openly LGBT public... read more

Andrea Minkow

Early Stage Companies
// Entrepreneur, Experiential Marketing Maven and Strategist
My sweet spot is working with entrepreneurial companies that are looking for a new vantage point to solve a problem.... read more

Maureen Erokwu

Founder: MapMersion
// Google Maps Business View Team
Maureen Erokwu (@ChineloME) is an industry expert with several years of business strategic and marketing experience. She is the Founder... read more

Rhys Fureigh

Innovation Specialist
// 18F
Rhys Fureigh (@fureigh)  is a tender genderqueer who believes that technology should be kind to humans and so should the... read more

Ari Isaacman Astles

Growth Strategy Editor
// New York Times
Ari Isaacman Astles is Growth Strategy Editor at the New York Times where she develops and implements a data­-informed strategy to grow... read more

Christina Wallace

Founding Director
// BridgeUp: STEM
Christina Wallace is the founding director of BridgeUp: STEM, a new educational initiative at the American Museum of Natural History... read more

Jessica McGlory

Founder and CEO
// Forecastr
Jessica McGlory is Founder and CEO of Forecastr, a smart data company that identifies, tracks and stores the most loyal... read more

Hilary Packer

Managing Director, Information Technology and Services
// Goldman Sachs
Hilary is global head of the Collaboration team in Client Platforms. She serves as co-chair of the Women in Technology... read more

Alex Leo

Technologist and Writer
//
Alex Leo (@AlexMLeo) is a writer and technologist living in NYC. She has served as the head of audience development... read more

Laura Montemayor

Software Engineer
// Metis
Laura loves everything tech (…) and is the co-director of  Women Who Code Boston, and is very committed to the... read more

Stephanie Landry

General Manager
// Amazon Prime Now
Stephenie Landry has worked at Amazon.com for over eleven years. During that time she has held a variety of roles,... read more

Mary Scotton

Developer Evangelist
// Salesforce
Mary Scotton (@rockchick322004) has over 20 years of experience in enterprise software and loves the ease of development in the... read more

Moira Hardek

President and CEO
// Galvanize Labs, Inc.
Moira Hardek (@mohardek) is the President and CEO of Galvanize Labs, Inc.  Moira founded Galvanize Labs in early 2013.  Galvanize... read more

Panteha Healey

Startup Enablement
// Amazon Web Services
Panteha (@PantehaHealey) is a Cloud Computing Evangelist, Enabler and Enthusiast at Amazon Web Services.  She works with East Coast startups, accelerators,... read more

Leanne Waldal

Head of Research
// Dropbox
Leanne (@lwaldal) is Head of Research at Dropbox where she leads a team of 20 researchers who do quantitative and... read more

Nicole Scalamandre

Product Commercialization Manager
// MediaMath
Nicole is passionate about bridging the gap between performance-focused marketers and engineers driving the innovations in ad-tech. Since joining MediaMath... read more

Pamela Rice

Senior Vice President of Technology
// OnDeck
Pamela Rice (@pamela7rice) has served as OnDeck’s Senior Vice President of Technology since March 2014. She has helped build tech solutions to... read more

Mary Byron

Managing Director, Information Technology & Services
// Goldman Sachs
Mary Byron is a former partner in the Technology Division at Goldman, Sachs. Mary recently left Goldman after a 25-year... read more

Allyson Casey

Senior Leader, Influencer Relations
// Intuit Inc.
Allyson Casey (@AllysonComms) is a senior-level marketing communications strategist with a passion for using research and data to shape and drive... read more

Keaty Gross

Engineer
// Pivotal Software
Keaty (@keatycodes) is an engineer at Pivotal Software. She works on an open-source PaaS called Cloud Foundry (and occasionally writes... read more

Becky Krill

Demand Generation Manager
// SchoolKeep
Becky (@RabeckaKrill) has dedicated her life’s work to the improvement and advancement of learning opportunities and technologies for all. For... read more

Loraine Kanervisto

Student
// Ada Developers Academy
Loraine Kanervisto (@lorainekv)  is a student attending Ada Developers Academy. She also writes a lot – you can find her... read more

Vivian Rosenthal

Founder
// Snaps
Vivian Rosenthal (@vivianrosenthal) is an award winning designer and an entrepreneur. She received a B.A. from Brown University and a... read more

Jeff Casimir

Executive Director
// Turing School of Software & Design
Jeff (@j3)  is the Executive Director at the Turing School of Software & Design where he works to open the world... read more

Salina Brown

VP Product Design & User Experience
// Weft
Salina Brown is a design thinker and Mother. She has led teams in several emerging technology initiatives that include natural... read more

Beth Andres-Beck

Software Engineer
// Twitter
Beth Andres-Beck (@bethcodes) is a full stack software engineer on Twitter’s Media Consumption team based out of Boston. Her B.A. in... read more

Celie Niehaus, CRCM

Managing Vice President, Corporate Compliance
// Capital One
Celie Niehaus, CRCM Managing Vice President Corporate Compliance Celie Niehaus is Managing Vice President, Corporate Compliance, where she currently leads... read more

Megan Smith

3rd Chief Technology Officer
// United States of America
In September 2014, President Obama named Megan Smith (@USCTO) the United States Chief Technology Officer (CTO) in the Office of Science... read more

Bauer McClave

Director of Business Analytics
// Twelvefold Media
Bauer (Caroline) McClave is the Director of Business Analytics at Twelvefold Media, an advertising company that uses natural language processing... read more

Nicole Thomas

Founding Member
// Hack Cleveland
Nicole Thomas (@brwndot) is a founding member of Hack Cleveland – a team of technologists, activists, business professionals and community... read more

Anne-Marie Dinius

Attorney
// West Hill Technology Counsel
Anne-Marie Dinius Of Counsel, West Hill Technology Counsel, Beverly, Massachusetts Anne-Marie Dinius is a registered patent attorney with an undergraduate... read more

Dia Penning

Education Manager and Curriculum Director
// World Trust
Dia (@Diajoyce) has over 15 years of experience as a facilitator and a long career in the field of education,... read more

Lauren Flanagan

Managing Director
// BELLE Capital USA
Lauren (@LFlanagan) is a lifelong entrepreneur turned investor with investments in 40 early stage companies in 10 years. She is... read more

Brook Shelley

Community Manager
// Digital Ocean
Brook Shelley (@brookshelley) is a queer woman living in Portland, OR who recently moved from Austin, TX where she grew up.... read more

Dicky Lou

Creative Designer
// MARKABLE
Dicky (@troubleDicky) is a naughty boy and a techy design unicorn, with a weird but distinguish taste of fashion and... read more

Ilana Preston

Security Analyst
// Castlight Health
With over a decade of experience in systems administration and security, Ilana (@Ilana_Preston) is currently a Security Analyst at CastlightHealth building... read more

Danielle Feinberg

Director of Photography - Lighting
// Pixar Animation Studios
Danielle Feinberg (@dafeinberg) began her career at Pixar Animation Studios in February 1997 on the feature film A Bug’s Life.... read more

Jenna Lowenstein

Deputy Digital Director
// Hillary for America
Jenna Lowenstein (@just_jenna) is the Deputy Digital Director at Hillary for America, where she helps lead the team usiDng technology,... read more

Monica Arrambide

Founder and CEO
// Maven
Monica Ann Arrambide – Founder and CEO of Maven a national nonprofit which foster innovation for queer youth to network,... read more

Cole

Founder and CEO
// Brioxy
Cole (@BespokeButch) is the force behind Brioxy, a membership platform for young people of color bringing fellowship hacking, social capital,... read more

Minerva Tantoco

Chief Technology Officer
// New York City
Raised in Flushing, Queens, Tantoco (@NYC_CTO) is a product of New York City public schools. She attended Bronx Science High School... read more

LaShana Lewis

Associate Engineer
// MasterCard
LaShana Lewis (@lmlewis517)  is an Associate Engineer for MasterCard. She found her job at MasterCard through its partnership with Launchcode,... read more

Martine Rothblatt

Chairman and Co-CEO
// United Therapeutics Corporation
Martine Rothblatt is Chairman & Co-CEO of United Therapeutics Corporation (UTHR), and President & CEO of its Lung Biotechnology public benefit company.... read more

Lisa Sherman

President & CEO
// The Advertising Council
Lisa Sherman (@lisaesherman) is President and CEO of the Ad Council, the national nonprofit organization behind some of the most... read more

Claude Silver

VaynerMedia, Senior Vice President
// Leadership, Digital Strategy, Management & Innovation
Claude has been a digital partner and strategist for senior-level clients and brands at Fortune 10 companies for 17 years.... read more

Dominique DeGuzman

Software Engineer
// Twilio
Dominique DeGuzman (@Itshella_dom) recently made the switch from a background in enterprise level hardware support to developing software at Twilio... read more

Aliya Rahman

Tech Community Organizer
//
Aliya Rahman (@AliyaRahman) builds software for the social justice movement, trains new coder activists of color, and works to build... read more

Leanne Pittsford

Founder
// Lesbians Who Tech
Leanne Pittsford (@lepitts) is an entrepreneur, investor, risk taker, queer and women’s rights activist. She’s the CEO and founder Lesbians... read more

Danielle Moodie-Mills

VP of Public Affairs at SKDKnickerbocker and Host of #WokeAF on SiriusXM
//
Danielle Moodie-Mills (@DeeTwoCents) is the Creator of Politini, a weekly politics and pop culture talk show that she writes, executive... read more

Aisha Moodie-Mills

President and CEO
// Victory Fund and Institute
Aisha C. Moodie-Mills (@AishaMoodMills)is President and CEO at the Victory Fund and Institute, the nation’s largest resource for openly LGBT public... read more

Kara Swisher

Co-Executive Editor
// Re/Code
Kara Swisher is the executive editor of Recode, host of the Recode Decode podcast and co-executive producer of the Code... read more

Bev Crair

General Manager, Storage Division
// Intel
Bev Crair is vice president in the Data Center Group and general manager of the Storage Group at Intel Corporation.... read more

Monique Dorsainvil

Director of Planning and Events OPE/IGA
// The White House
Dorsainvil serves as the Director of Planning and Events for the Office of Public Engagement and the Office of Intergovernmental... read more

Lisa Sullivan-Cross

VP, Growth
// Pandora
As Vice President, Growth at Pandora, Lisa Sullivan-Cross runs acquisition and retention marketing programs that contribute to the company’s active... read more

Rosalie Tolentino

Consultant
// ThoughtWorks
Descended from Ancient Stars, I am a brown, nerdy woman, born and raised in the Bay Area. My interests include... read more

Megan Dickey

Tech Journalist
//
Megan is a tech journalist who spent over two years covering startups focused on the shared economy, Internet of Things,... read more

Jimena Almendares

Chief Product Officer
// OkCupid
Jimena leads OkCupid’s product, marketing and business development. She has also worked at several social networks including Eventbrite, Facebook, Zynga... read more

Tara Brant

Senior Business Process Architec
// LinkedIn
Tara Brant is currently a Senior Business Process Architect where she maps out business processes to help drive process improvement... read more

Susanne Fortunato

Director of Consumer Success
// Viewpoint
Susanne is the Director of Customer Success for Viewpoint, delivering beautifully designed software to your town hall. In this role... read more

Lisa Lee

Diversity Program Manager
// Pandora
Lisa Lee manages diversity programs at Pandora. Prior to Pandora, Lisa started her career in tech as one of the... read more

Elissa Shevinsky

CEO
// Cybersecurity Startup
Elissa Shevinsky aka “LADYBOSS” is author of the upcoming intersectional manifesto “Lean Out,” published by OR Books. Shevinsky is also... read more

Megan Smith

United States of America
// CTO
Megan has spent her career leading talented teams and taking cutting-edge technology and innovation initiatives from concept to design to... read more

Holly Bowen

Lead Consultant & Sparkly Code Princess
// ThoughtWorks
Before Holly joined ThoughtWorks 8 years ago, she studied physics and astronomy at Clemson University, and accidentally fell into the... read more

Ginger Chien

Device Architect
// AT&T Mobility
Ginger Chien is a device architect at AT&T Mobility. She is responsible for defining technical requirements for mobile devices in... read more

Corinne Warnshuis

Executive Director
// Girl Develop It
Corinne is a passionate advocate for community-centered movements and their power to change the world. She is the Executive Director... read more

Carol Schofield

Developer & Analyst
// ThoughtWorks
Before starting a career in tech, Carol was an aircraft mechanic, a library tech, and adult entertainer- among other roles.... read more

Marc Benioff

Chairman & CEO
// Salesforce
Marc Benioff is chairman and CEO of Salesforce. One of the pioneers of cloud computing, Benioff founded the company in... read more

Lynne d Johnson

Tech Evangelist/Content Marketing Strategist
// LdJ Communications
Lynne d Johnson is an astute digital and social media strategist who has led cross-functional teams to develop creative consumer... read more

Kris Gleason

Certified Transition Coach, CPCC
// Sea Change Coaching
Kris works with people who are unwilling to compromise vital parts of themselves in order to fit in or get... read more

Meg Niman

Principal Designer
// Niman Design
Meg is a user experience designer specializing for the past decade in novel, first-generation interfaces and speech interactions. She’s worked... read more

Lisa Q. Fetterman

Founder & CEO
// Nomiku
Lisa Q. Fetterman is the Founder and CEO of Nomiku the first ever home sous vide immersion circulator. It happily... read more

Dima Elissa

CEO & Co-Founder
// VisMed-3D,
Since 2013, Dima has co-founded two 3D printing companies. Initially, ProofX, a rapid prototyping firm which provided foundational knowledge and... read more

Dana Clark

Life & Business Coach, CPCC, ACC
// Love Your Life
Dana is a certified coach who invites you to dive deep into what sparks your passion. Her private coaching sessions... read more

Sari Meline

Chief Enthusiasm Officer
// The Lesbian Life Coach
The one person you feel strangely drawn to in a room full of people, Sari is a former high-star hospitality... read more

Kate Atkinson

Co-Founder & Head of Product
// datasnap.io
Kate Atkinson is co-founder and Head of Product, at datasnap.io a measurement and reporting platform that delivers insight into proximity... read more

Helen Vaid

VP of Customer Experience
// Walmart.com
Helen Vaid is Vice President of Customer Experience at Walmart.com. In her role, she leads site merchandising, analytics, multi-channel and... read more

Melissa Pierce

Film Maker
// Born with Curiosity // The Grace Hopper Story
Film producer, science enthusiast, idea generator, strategic thinker, and social connector who enjoys converting impossible concepts into successful projects. Creator... read more

Jennifer Clark

UX/UI Designer
// IBM Design
Jennifer is a User Experience Designer currently working on IBM’s Watson Developer Platform at IBM Design in Austin, TX. Entering... read more

Vanessa Vinson

Business Analyst
// The Advisory Board Company
Vanessa Vinson spent 5 years serving in the United States Army and served a combat tour in Afghanistan in 2008-2009.... read more

Sarah Kunst

Partner
// Fortis
Sarah Kunst is from rural Michigan and attended Michigan State University. She has worked at Apple, Red Bull, Chanel, Mohr... read more

Dr. Vivienne Ming

Chief Scientist
// Gild
Dr. Vivienne Ming, named one of 10 Women to Watch in Tech by Inc. Magazine, is a theoretical neuroscientist, technologist... read more

Terésa Dowell-Vest

Founder
// Diva Blue Productions & Publications
Terésa Dowell-Vest is the founder of Diva Blue Productions & Publications and is a Professor of Communications at Prince George’s Community... read more

Natalia Oberti Noguera

Founder & CEO
// Pipeline Fellowship
Dubbed “The Coach” by Marie Claire, Natalia (aka Ms. Oberti Noguera) is Founder and CEO of Pipeline Fellowship, an angel investing bootcamp... read more

Adria Richards

Developer
//
Adria Richards is a developer providing consulting services to startups focused on increasing productivity, communication and digital equality in the... read more

Carla McKay

Founder & CEO
// Crushed Wine
After more than 20 years in Business Development and Sales positions for big corporations and startups, coupled with eight years... read more

Alison H. Rosenthal

Vice President Strategic Partnerships
// Wealthfront, Inc.
Alison H. Rosenthal has served as one of our directors since March 2011 and is a member of the Board’s Audit... read more

Ari Isaacman Astles

Growth Strategy Editor
// New York Times
Ari Isaacman Astles is Growth Strategy Editor at the New York Times. She was previously the Director of Audience Development at Upworthy.... read more

Janelle S. Allen

Founder & CEO
// Learnwise
Janelle Allen is a serial entrepreneur, cyclist and coffee snob. As CEO and Founder of Learnwise, an online learning company,... read more

Dani Rukin

Leadership Development and Career Coach, CPCC, PCC
//
Dani, a long-time certified and credentialed Co-Active coach, and former Employment and Training Manager for the New York Software Industry... read more

Heather Hiles

Founder & CEO
// Pathbrite
Heather Hiles is the founder and CEO of Pathbrite, the world’s leading Portfolio Platform. Pathbrite applies an ePortfolio approach to learning, teaching... read more

Mónica Taher

CEO & Founder
// ClipYap
Mónica Taher is a serial tech entrepreneur and an Accelerate with Google Academy alumna. She is a Partner at Getty... read more

Caroline Young

VP of Program Development
// Fullbridge
Caroline Young is the VP of Program Development leading design and development at Fullbridge, an education technology company that is committed... read more

Cathy Halligan

Independent Board Director
//
Cathy is an Independent Board Director helping board members and business executives understand and apply consumer facing technology to win... read more

Katharine Zaleski

Co-Founder & President
// PowerToFly
Katharine Zaleski is the Co-Founder and President of PowerToFly, the fully funded global platform that connects top female talent, primarily... read more

Riana Lynn

Founder
// FoodTrace
Riana Lynn is emerging as a young leader in food+health entrepreneurship with a passion for technology, access, and bringing people... read more

Tamera Schmidt

Chief Gratitude Officer
// Enlightened Coach
Chief Gratitude Officer at Enlightened Coach PCC Neurocoach with ICF Career in high tech spans over 30 years in leadership... read more

Kate Stayman- London

Lead Storyteller
// Change.org
Kate Stayman-London is a writer based in Los Angeles who splits her time between screenwriting and progressive organizing. After several... read more

Ruthe Farmer

Chief Strategy & Growth Officer
// Director, K-12 Alliance National Center for Women & IT (NCWIT)
Ruthe Farmer has focused her efforts on increasing girls’ participation in technology and engineering since 2001. She provides strategic planning... read more

Ayori Selassie

Senior Solution Engineer
// Salesforce
Ayori is an Oakland, CA native, a mother, entrepreneur and tech professional. She is a self taught software developer since... read more

Rachel Robasciotti

Founding Partner
// Robasciotti & Associates, Inc.
Rachel Robasciotti founded Robasciotti & Associates, Inc. in 2004 and continues to head the firm as one of its two... read more

Maya Philipson

Partner
// Robasciotti & Associates, Inc.
Maya Philipson is a partner at Robasciotti & Associates, Inc. where she oversees the firm’s financial consulting and investment management... read more

Soraya Bittencourt

CEO
// Nutrihand
Prior to starting Nutrihand, Bittencourt had established a distinguished 20-year career in the software industry, including serving as a senior executive... read more

Jessica McGlory

Founder & CEO
// Forecastr
Jessica McGlory is Founder and CEO of Forecastr, a predictive analytics startup for the television industry.  Forecastr provides ready-made analytics... read more

Kat Manalac

Partner
// Y Combinator
Kat Manalac is a partner at Y Combinator and originally joined as its first Director of Outreach. Kat focuses on finding great... read more

Aga Bojko

Director of User Research
// Indiegogo
Aga Bojko joined Indiegogo as a result of being inspired by a talk at Lesbians Who Tech Summit 2014, during... read more

Robyn Exton

Founder
// Dattch
Robyn is the founder of Dattch, the first app created specifically to help lesbian and bisexual women connect. Dattch has been... read more

Jana Rich

CEO-Founder
// Rich Talent Group
For over two decades, Jana has partnered with leaders at all stages of growth from early stage to Fortune 500 companies... read more

Alexis Ohanian

Co-founder & Exec Chair
// Reddit
Cofounder & exec chair @reddit, part-time partner @YCombinator, bestselling author, investor, and proud cat dad.

Rajkumari Neogy

CEO
// iRestart.co
Rajkumari Neogy, MA has spent 15 years at the intersection of developers and culture. A rare blend technobabble and touchy-feely... read more

Rose Hayes

Engineering Director
// Google
  Rose is currently an Engineering Director in Google’s Machine Intelligence group. Previously she led the Knowledge Graph team, whose... read more

Christy Gaughan

Senior Analytics Manager
// Genentech
Christy Gaughan is the Director of Marketing Science at Genentech. Christy leads a team of fifty marketing scientists that are... read more

Danielle Feinberg

Director of Photography
// Pixar

Erica Anderson

Partnerships, Google News Lab
// Google
Erica Anderson is an entrepreneur at the intersection of journalism and technology. Her career has been based on the pursuit... read more

Sara Sperling

HR Disruptor
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Sara Sperling is currently running her own HR consulting business to fast-moving companies in and around the high tech sector.... read more

Julie Uhrman

CEO
// OUYA
Julie Uhrman is a video game entrepreneur. She is founder and CEO of OUYA — an innovative game console that... read more

Mary Scotton

Admin and Developer Community
// Salesforce
Mary Scotton (@rockchick322004) has over 20 years of experience in enterprise software and loves the ease of development in the... read more

Pia Carusone

Senior Advisor
// Americans for Responsible Solutions
Pia Carusone serves as the Senior Advisor of Americans for Responsible Solutions, the organization she co-founded in January 2013 with... read more

Ashlee Davis

Special Assistant
// Assistant Secretary for Civil RIghts
Ashlee Davis was appointed as the Special Assistant to the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights in June 2013. Ashlee Davis is... read more

Emily Conley

Director of Business Development
// 23andMe
Emily Drabant Conley, Ph.D., is Director of Business Development at 23andMe, a Silicon Valley-based biotech company. 23andMe provides individuals with... read more

Michele Titolo

Software Engineer
// Reddit
Michele Titolo is a software engineer at reddit. She has shipped over a dozen apps to the Apple AppStore, and... read more

Cloe Shasha

Associate Programs Producer
// TED
Cloe Shasha is the Associate Programs Producer at TED Conferences, LLC, where she does speaker research, content development, community building,... read more