Mellisa Walker

Mellisa is a former US Marine who now resides in the Bay Area, California. After finishing her B.S. in Marketing & Business Administration, she started an internship at Workday. This internship is a program that was specifically designed for recently separated military members. Not coming from a tech background, Mellisa was able to work hard and secure and full-time position at Workday, where she recently celebrated her 2-year work anniversary. She is a dog mom, weightlifter, hiker, and now a techie!



Military Transition: Vets in Tech

In this session, female vets will share their stories and experiences transitioning into the world of tech. With varied backgrounds, careers, roles, and branches, vets are hardly a monolith and their stories are as varied as they are similar. Join us as they share the challenges and upsides of their amazing journeys.