Around town

Reedy Creek Magnet Middle School Girls Who Code Club Co-Facilitator

March - May 2019

Built a chatbot to share studying and test prep tips with the middle school students. The chatbot was built on Trinket and coded using Python.

Raleigh Girl Scouts Computer Badge

October 2018

Taught 3 Computer Badge sessions to local Brownie troops at IBM. The girls learned the program Paint - how to use the different commands, save a picture, and upload it to a flash drive.

P-TECH Brooklyn

2017 - 2018

Participated as an IBM mentor at the P-TECH school in Brooklyn. They organize multiple events a year including: resume building workshops, career days, interview prep, and more.

Learn about how IBM is helping redefine education and infuse more schools with STEM focused initiatives.

#BUILTBYGIRLS Wave Mentorship

July - December 2017

Wave matches young women interested in learning about careers in tech with women in the industry.

Girls Who Code Club Co-Facilitator

August - December 2017

Co-facilitated a Girls Who Code club at Gramercy Arts High School.

Neighborhood Men's Shelter Holiday Decorating

December 2017

Decorated the men's homeless shelter in the East Village last December. It was inspiring seeing people come together which so little resources and transform their common area for the holidays.

Ctrl + She Conference

March 2017

Represented Software Design and IBM at the Ctrl+She Conference industry panel in Long Island, NY. Other panelists included: Spotify, Refinery29, and Warby Parker.

IBM Women in STEM Event

December 2016

Honored to be among incredibly accomplished panelists at the P-TECH Women in STEM event at the IBM TJ Watson Research Center. Presented on my journey to being a Software Designer and shared some of the projects I have gotten to work on at IBM.

ARROW NYC Conference

October 2016

Presented on Design Thinking and Storytelling at the ARROW (A Repository of Resources Offered to Women) Conference in New York City.

The Young Women's Leadership School of Queens

September 2016

Presented on and facilitated a Design Thinking workshop to the Generation Citizen club at The Young Women's Leadership School of Queens. The club was working on a competition to solve problems in their community.

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