Code Nation Bay Area Leadership Council

I joined Code Nation as an official member of its Bay Area Leadership Council. Code Nation is a 501c3 nonprofit that equips students in under-resourced high schools with the skills, experiences, and connections that together create access to careers in tech. As a member of Code Nation’s Bay Area Leadership Council, I help Code Nation…Continue readingCode Nation Bay Area Leadership Council

Latinos in Tech Giving Circle

I’m happy to join the Latinos in Tech Giving Circle by the Latino Community Foundation Giving Circle Network and give back to our community! The Latino Community Foundation Giving Circle Network is the largest network of Latino philanthropists in California with a movement of leaders ready to take action and invest their time, talent, and…Continue readingLatinos in Tech Giving Circle

Coro Women in Leadership Alumnae Panel

I had a lovely time with Coro Northern California as a panelist for their Spring ’20 Women in Leadership Cohort! Here are some highlights of what I shared: (1) showing grit and leading with empathy in this new reality ✊🏽 (2) how this virtual transition can offer a window into other people’s souls/lives since we have the…Continue readingCoro Women in Leadership Alumnae Panel

BELatina.com Interview on Instagram

I was interviewed by BELatina.com on how Techqueria was fundraising to help undocumented people during the time of COVID-19. Watch the full interview here: 1. What is Techqueria? Follow up/include in your response: when and why was it founded? Techqueria is a 501c3 nonprofit that serves the largest community of Latinx inTech. Our mission is…Continue readingBELatina.com Interview on Instagram

Help These Latinx Organizations Support Undocumented Families During COVID-19

I was quoted in this article by BELatina. “By April 5th Techqueria made the decision to close applications for funding after receiving 682 applications,” said the organization’s executive director Frances Coronel.  BELatina A few weeks later, on April 1st, a group of fifteen volunteers at Techqueria — a nonprofit serving Latinx people in the tech industry…Continue readingHelp These Latinx Organizations Support Undocumented Families During COVID-19

Fuego ERG Co-Lead @Slack

I am now co-leading Slack’s second-ever Community Incubator Group, Fuego! Fuego is Slack’s new employee group that will strive to provide visibility, community, and a sense of belonging for the Latinx and Hispanic employees and allies in and outside of Slack. As Co-Lead of Fuego, my responsibilities include: ∙ Building out the leadership team (treasurer,…Continue readingFuego ERG Co-Lead @Slack

Stories from Latina Engineers at KeepTruckin

So excited to share an upcoming SF event Techqueria has in partnership with KeepTruckin. 📍🌉🌮 It’s called “Stories from Latinas in Engineering” and you will hear from 11 Latina engineers and engineering leaders as they share 5-minute lightning talks of their journeys and careers. ✨ It will also be MCed by Kelly Wolf González, the Director of Diversity, Equity…Continue readingStories from Latina Engineers at KeepTruckin

Become A Tech Queen – Deprecated March 2020

All the info you need if you’re interested in being on the podcast. 🔖 Update: This page is no longer applicable since Tech Queens ended (March 2019 to March 2020). Welcome, future Tech Queen! 👑 Thank you for taking the time out of your busy day to be on the podcast – I really appreciate…Continue readingBecome A Tech Queen – Deprecated March 2020

Episode 15. Alexis Lucio

UX Designer, Splunk Originally recorded September 18, 2019. Recording Picture Social Media LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/in/alexislucio/ Episode Description In this episode, I’m talking with Alexis Lucio — a UX Designer at Splunk.Continue readingEpisode 15. Alexis Lucio

USF Diversineers Tour at Slack

It was definitely a lot of fun showing these USF Diversineers students around at Slack! Check out social media pages of Computer Science at University of San Francisco here: Twitter: Instagram:Continue readingUSF Diversineers Tour at Slack