Mentoring Reviews

Mariela P. Smith

Resume review and career advice


Testimonial – January 19, 2019

Frances is an exceptional leader, well-rounded engineer and amazing mentor. From public speaking events to guiding you in the right direction she is a delight to work with as a mentor with a breath of knowledge. From the latest technology trends, Frances can point you in the right direction and provide you invaluable knowledge and direction.

Update – March 11, 2019

Hey Frances,

I just wanted to say thank you for everything. I really appreciate all the help and support you provide me throughout the past couple of months and especially when I thought all hope was lost. After that conversation, the following week, the offers came pouring in and I found the perfect match.

By Frances Coronel

Frances Coronel is a software engineer specializing in UI development on the Customer Acquisition Team at Slack where her mission is to make your working life simpler, more pleasant, and more productive.

She has been working professionally as a developer since 2015 and holds a Bachelors in Computer Science from Hampton University and a Masters in Computer Science from Cornell Tech.

Outside of Slack, Frances is an Executive Director of Techqueria, a 501c3 nonprofit that serves the largest community of Latinx in Tech in the US.

She also supports Code Nation as a member of their Bay Area Leadership Council and the Latino Community Foundation as a member of their Latinos in Tech Giving Circle.