Rebecca has been developing software professionally for almost 15 years, previously organized GORUCO, and was the founding teacher at Dev Bootcamp NYC. She’s taught, mentored, or created curriculum for a thousand or so coders in software development, public speaking, leadership, communication, oppression, and more.
Rebecca holds a MS in Computer Science and a BA in Women and Gender Studies from Washington University in St. Louis and was named one of 7 Brillant Women in Tech by Craig Nemark, founder of Craigslist.
You can regularly find Rebecca playing guitar and singing in a punk ensemble at The Old Town School of Folk Music. Rebecca’s other hobbies include drinking Cherry Coke Zero, sipping Prosecco, cuddling pugs, & wearing all the colors.
And she changes her hair. A lot.
You can find different length bios, headshots, and talk proposals in my talks Github repository.