Ruth Mesfun

While teaching computer science at Excellence Girls Charter School in New York City, Ruth Mesfun realized there wasn’t an easy resource her students can go to find People of Color in the Tech Industry. She the co-founded POCIT, and organization that amplifies the voice of the underrepresented in tech. By day, she is the Program Associate in the Adoption Team where she strategizes and helps creates programs and initiatives to implement Khan Academy into all classrooms.