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The Mujerista | Being A Latina In Tech

The Mujerista is an online-based space that shares stories and experiences that impact, empower, and celebrate Latinas.

https://www.themujerista.com/the-blog/2018/11/8/being-a-latina-in-tech?rq=tech

The Mujerista is an online-based space that shares stories and experiences that impact, empower, and celebrate Latinas. It aims to provide our community with resources and create conversations regarding culture, career advice, finances, fashion and beauty, politics and activism, health and wellness, food, relationships… lo que sea. The Mujerista is made for and by Latinas; revealing our power, strength, and beauty through our content and community.

“It is National STEM/STEAM Day and as a Latina in tech, Frances reminds us that women, especially minority women, have a long way to go for representation in STEM occupations.”

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.