This is a part of the non-profit series where I highlight great members of the tech community who play a significant role in running a non-profit.
Valerie is a self-taught developer who is now an engineering manager and the founder of Tech by Choice, a non-profit that helps underrepresented groups enter, stay and thrive in tech.
Valerie talks about her experience as a manager and her work with Tech by Choice. She discusses her biggest challenges as a manager, her goals for the future, and her advice for others who are interested in entering the tech industry.
As the founder of Tech By Choice, Valerie shares her personal stories that inspired the creation of Tech By Choice, the challenges of running a non-profit, the impact she’s seeing in the community, and exciting projects that will be launching soon.
Valerie’s previous interview. https://www.levelupfinancialplanning.com/the-wealth-of-being-in-tech-with-valerie/