Angie is CEO and co-founder of Girl Geek X. She started Bay Area Girl Geek Dinners in 2008 to network women across the Silicon Valley.
Prior to Girl Geek X, she was VP of Strategic Partnerships at Hackbright Academy, a women’s engineering school which has graduated over 500+ female software engineers. Angie led partnerships with employers at Hackbright, where she built valuable hiring partnerships (Uber, Slack, GoDaddy, Redfin, Indiegogo and more), launched the mentorship program (enlisting 700+ industry engineers as volunteers in 4 years) and connected countless women to new jobs in tech. Prior to that, she co-founded Women 2.0 in 2006, a media company which promotes women in high-tech entrepreneurship. Angie has been invited by the U.S. State Department to speak on women’s entrepreneurship in the West Bank, Switzerland and Germany. In her early career, she held positions in product management and web/UI production at various Silicon Valley startups. She holds bachelor’s degrees in English and Social Welfare from UC Berkeley.