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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, volunteers, executive sponsor)
∙ Attending DEB Council Meetings
∙ Creating OKRs and managing the budget
∙ Articulating a mission statement tied to business objectives
∙ Driving the yearly planning and community building events
∙ Fielding needs and desires of current and potential members
∙ Defining and implementing metrics that measure our impact

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.