Myra is a 4th year software engineering student at Cal Poly, and Vice President of the club Women Involved in Software and Hardware. She is passionate about attracting and retaining women and minorities into computing majors. She has worked extensively with the Computer Science Department at Cal Poly in its endeavors to improve minority representation in computing. Aside from that, Myra is a software development intern at Apple, co-founder of campus start-up Poly Rides, a university tour guide, and an instructional student assistant.
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.