Index
Published in

Index

How To Support Women in Tech

We face a battle to be seen, heard and respected in this industry

Photo: Christin Hume/Unsplash

At age 16, I took my first engineering class in high school. As one of only two girls, I was met with whispers of “she only took this class to meet boys, and have the attention all to herself.”

At age 17, I sought out an AP Computer Science class online and only made it halfway…

--

--

--

Index is a publication from Medium about work, digging into the most pressing issues surrounding the modern career.

Recommended from Medium

I Refuse To Wear Pants at Work

How Employees Get Screwed and The Loss of the American Middle Class

Why Paid Parental Leave And Generous Paid Time Off Benefit Everyone

What I wish I knew when I just graduated

Brazil, here we come! 🇧🇷🚀

Like Me, Are You Blazing A Path Too Complicated For Mere Mortals?

A Win-Win-Win Viewpoint

F*CK AROUND AND FIND OUT: STOP PROCRASTINATING AND MAKE PROGRESS

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Kristi Perreault

Kristi Perreault

Senior Software Engineer in Serverless Enablement & Development. Women Who Code Member & Advocate. Denver/Boulder.

More from Medium

How many bugs should your product have?

Jeff Bezos asked a question that blew me away!

How to add an unlimited upside to your job!

5 Surprising Employee Development Statistics You Should Know