Date: 29. October
Schedule: 4:00 pm
Organizer: Seattle |
Join our Seattle Chapter kick-off event to learn more about the Latinx employee experience in the workplace focusing on identity and belonging. Learn about the diverse range of identities, challenges, and the importance of representation across all levels of leadership.
Tune in to our panel with two of our Seattle Chapter board members to:
– Hear more about how their Latinx identity has influenced their tech careers
– Learn how they have been able to lean into their Latinx identity as a strength throughout their careers
– Gain actionable advice on how to navigate your careers as a Latinx in tech
– Leave feeling empowered and with a stronger sense of community!
Veronica Mejia Stuart
Board Member - Seattle. Veronica is a UX Research professional in tech since 2005, a research psychologist by training (PhD), mom of 2 kids and 2 dogs. Born and raised in Southern California to a mom from El Paso and a dad from Juarez, MX, Veronica spent her childhood crossing state lines and borders to visit family, thus becoming a product of a very large multi-generational, multilingual, multi-racial, multi-national Mexican-American/Chicano/Tejano/Mexican family. This is most tangibly reflected in her broad music tastes and deep pop culture knowledge. Living in the Seattle area for the past decade, Veronica is nonetheless a diehard Lakers and USC Trojans fan for life.