Technical Recruiter II
Datadog

Despite what common industry narratives may lead you to believe, you don’t need an engineering degree from Stanford or extensive coding skills to break into the industry. Kristen herself comes from a non-traditional background and will share actionable tips to help kickstart your career in tech. Kristen works as a technical recruiter at financial tech company, Blend in San Francisco.

Summits Attended: 2020 Debug, 2022 Pride

Diverse representation is a priority for us. We're proud to say that our Summit speakers are 80% queer women, 50% women of color, 25% Black & Latinx, and 15% transgender and gender nonconforming.