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Code2040

Code2040 creates access, awareness, and opportunities for top Black and Latinx engineering talent to ensure their leadership in tech.

Code2040 creates access, awareness, and opportunities for top Black and Latinx engineering talent to ensure their leadership in tech.

Summer 2018

Mentee: Genesis Hernandez

Student mentor for the Summer 2018 cohort of fellows (June 13th to August 15th)

September 2018 to Present

Mentee: Dayanna Espinoza

In July Slack announced they are partnering with Code2040 to fund an early career accelerator for ~25 Black and Latinx technologists. The goal of the partnership is to provide this group of young professionals with a supportive peer network, mentors, and tools and resources to bridge the gap between college and a career.

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.