Lauren is a community organizer and activist in the Women in Tech community. Currently, she works as the DC Program Manager for Thinkful which provides 1-on-1 mentorship to individuals learning how to code. Lauren is the Network Director of Women Who Code DC, the largest women in tech organization in DC. She also leads coding workshops + panels across the DC area and works as a freelance front-end web developer. In her free time, you’ll find her listening to hip-hop or reading a good book.