Ms. Coding Tech Leader
I am a Software Developer with 5+ years of experience. I can build/test/deploy web applications on major cloud provider platforms. I didn’t discover coding until the very last year of my undergrad. I loved my programming class so much I changed my major within months of graduation.
Undergrad School: Arizona State University
Undergrad Major: Computer Information Systems
Age: 30, Ethnicity: White
Extracurriculars: Founded women in STEM student organization, and was a program coordinator for a youth girls coding organization.
Title: Software Developer
Industry: Banking & Finance
Company: Fortune 100 Top 10
Length of Employment: 7 yrs, 4 mos
Big Life Wins:
I created a program at work that helps non-technical employees learn to code. I’ve started many grassroots efforts that have gone company-wide. The efforts have focused on fostering diversity of thought within the development community. I’ve published an article on the company’s public engineering blog.
Post MBA Goal:
Technology is becoming more and more prevalent in modern society. Instead of building tech, I want to be more involved in the strategic direction of emerging technology or work within the intersection between technology and public policy.