Wednesday, October 5, 2016
Ms. Foundation for Women President Speaks at White House’s First South by South Lawn
The White House’s first South by South Lawn started off with a long line of interesting people.
I was with a group of amazing women from both coasts, including West Coast folks like Leanne Pittsford, the creator of Lesbians Who Tech; Ruthie Bendor, a developer from San Francisco and Kristen Werner fromFacebook, plus Angélique Roché and Teresa Younger from the New York-based Ms. Foundation for Women and Moira Hardeck, Chief Executive Officer at Chicago-based Galvanize Labs.
Waiting to go through security, we chatted about the state of women in tech, our careers and how diverse and creative the other attendees in the line looked...