My Personal Story as a Woman of Color in the Tech Industry Matters

By Dev Bootcamp • April 06, 2016

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"A big component of the solution to the diversity issue is simply showing up and bringing your whole-self to work every day...Just being a woman of color who loves tech and stays in the industry makes a difference."

A quote directly from our Austin campus director, Whitney O'Banner, who shared her personal tech journey with the LeanIn.org community. She hopes her personal narrative can encourage more black, Latina and trans women to become coders, mitigate their feelings of being an outsider in the industry or start a dialogue about less discriminatory hiring practices in the tech industry. You can read her full story here.

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