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Catherine Avon Joins D.C. Chapter as Co-Managing Director

From the first time that Catherine Avon learned about Girls in Tech, D.C. she was hooked. She recognized there was a great deal of potential in supporting and mentoring women and girls to achieve their goals and positively influence their work experience in the tech industry …

Meet our newest Board member Molly Swagler

Meet our new board member Molly Rosenthal Swagler, who is currently senior marketing manager for Compass. Molly is thrilled about the opportunity of giving back and helping more women to find their voices in the tech world. She believes in the power and importance of...

First Speed Networking Event Makes Impact

A diverse group of technology professionals ranging from engineers, developers and coders came together to mingle and connect with like minds while enjoying appetizers and drinks at the Girls in Tech Washington, DC chapter’s very first speed networking event.

Q & A with Diana Dumitrascu

Our newest board member is Diana Dumitrascu, and she has a great perspective on life. She offers this key advice to young women interested in a career in technology: “Stop waiting for perfection. It doesn’t exist. Get out there, do your best, and go for it. It’s very important to believe in your capabilities and skills. If you work hard every day and become a little better than you were yesterday, you are ready!”

Christine Rance Joins the Board for Girls in Tech D.C.

Christine Rance Joins the Board for Girls in Tech D.C.Meet Christine Rance, the D.C. chapter’s newest board member, who will be focused on the organization’s Mentorship program. Managing Director Baan Alsinawi, who is president and founder of integrated risk...

Meet New Board Member Sowjanya!

Meet the D.C. chapter’s newest board member: business development lead Sowjanya O’Neill. Managing Director Baan Alsinawi, who is president and founder of integrated risk management firm TalaTek …