About Us

Women Who Code is a non-profit dedicated to inspiring women to excel in technology careers. We provide an avenue into tech, empower women with skills needed for professional advancement, and provide environments where networking and mentorship are valued. The organization has executed more than 1,200 free events around the world, garnered a membership exceeding 20,000, and has a presence in 15 countries.

Our key initiatives include:

  • Free technical study groups (Ruby, Javascript, iOS, Android, Python, Algorithms)
  • Connecting our community with influential tech experts and investors
  • Career and leadership development
  • Increasing female speakers and judges at conferences and hackathons
  • Increasing participation in the tech community

NETWORKS

TEAM
Alaina
Alaina Percival

CEO and Board Chair

Zassmin
Zassmin Montes de Oca

Chief Maker and Board Vice Chair
and Engineer at Lumosity

Neal
Neal Brown

Chief of Staff

Michele
Michele Titolo

CTO and Board Member
and iOS Engineer at Reddit

BOARD
Bill crane
Bill Crane

Former VPE of Linkedin, Technical Advisor at Several Start-ups

Eloise
Eloise Stiglitz

Dean at Mills College

Michael
Michael Ellison

Head of Business Development at CodePath

Kane
Kane Baccigalupi

Director gSchool at Galvanize

ADVISORS
Wayne sutton
Wayne Sutton

General Partner at BUILDUP.vc

Kim snipes
Kimberly Snipes

VP of Consumer Products and Operations

Gayle mcdowell
Gayle McDowell

Founder and CEO of CareerCup

Elaine wherry
Elaine Wherry

Co-Founder and CXO at Meebo.com

Jaleh daie
Jaleh Daie

Managing Partner at Aurora Capita

Michael abbott
Michael Abbott

General Partner at Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers

Komal
Komal Mangtani

VP Engineering at Box

Ramy adeeb
Ramy Adeeb

Senior Director at Yahoo! & Founder at Snip.it

Sasha
Sasha Laundy

Founder, currently Engineer at Polynumeral

Stephanie
Stephanie Shupe

Software Engineer at Lookout

THANKS TO OUR SPONSORS

Sponsor capitalone
Sponsor hired
Sponsor box
Sponsor yelp
Sponsor twilio
Sponsor nike
Sponsor heroku
Sponsor kpcb
Sponsor kainos
Sponsor zendesk
Sponsor google
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