Real IT Stories

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Our members contribute in a lot of different ways, and some even found themselves in IT careers through luck and smart choices. Hear what makes the job worth it to these real women.

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Doriana Allyn

Environmental Health and Safety Senior Manager, Brother International Corp., U.S.


Cassandra Anderson

Director of Channel Sales, Chrexendo, U.S.


Jean Mork Bredeson

President, Service 800, U.S.


Grace Brederson

Technical Consultant, Protiviti, U.S.

testimonial Pauline Brown

Pauline Brown

Service Operations Manager, IT Services, University of St Andrews, UK


Kristin Burns

Digital Asset Manager, VP Membership for Women of AT&T, NY Chapter, U.S.

testimonial Angela Chan

Angela Chan

Channel Marketing, APC by Schneider Electric, Australia

Lisa Compton

Lisa Compton

Channel Sales Manager, Crexendo Inc., U.S.


TC Culberson

Business Applications Manager, Northern California Presbyterian Homes and Services, U.S.


Melody Culton

Corporate Counsel, Brother International Corp., U.S.

Lauren Evans

Lauren Evans

National Sales Operations Manager, Staples, Australia

Laetitia Fortescue

Laetitia Fortescue

National Partner Manager, NEXTDC, Australia

Kandi Gardner

Kandi R. Gardner

Computer Technician, Carolina East Medical Center, U.S.

testimonial Caitlin Godwin

Caitlin Godwin

Regional Sales Manager, Regional Sales Manager, Staples, Australia


Cristina Martin Greysman

Senior Director, Partner Experience, Sungard Availability Services, U.S.


Mary Ellen Grom

Vice President of U.S. Marketing, Synnex Corp., U.S.


Kellie Hackney

Commercial Sales Manager, Tableau Software, Australia

Michele Hovet

Michele Hovet

Industry Advisor, SAP, U.S.

Elmarine Jimenez

Elmarine Jimenez

Network Manager, University of Technology, Jamaica

testimonial Elizabeth Marchant

Elizabeth Marchant

Group CEO, Outsource, Recognition PR and Write Away Communications + Events, Australia

Lisa Masiello

Lisa Masiello

Founder and President, TECHmarc Labs, U.S.

Shannon Mayer

Shannon Mayer

VP, Channel Development, The ASCII Group, U.S.


Shannon Moran

IT Development Director, Brother International Corp., U.S.

Marie Nalty

Marie Nalty

Marketing and Partner Manager, Stibo Systems, Australia


Jessi Norris

Project Manager, TekTegrity, U.S.

Halima Olapade

Halima Olapade

Software Engineer, Google, U.S.

Tracy Pound

Tracy Pound

Managing Director, MaximITy, UK


Alana Reynard

Solutions Architect, The Missing Link, Australia


Rebecca Rosen

President, Sales Enabled, U.S.


Dr. Jayati Saha

Microbiologist, U.S.


Angie Sheldon

Community Engagement Specialist, Betty Crocker and Bisquick, U.S.


Jody Shincke

IT Infrastructure Manager, REI, U.S.


Barbra Smith

Americas Business Operations Manager for Care Packs, Hewlett-Packard, U.S.

testimonial Suzy Smith

Suzy Smith

Partner, Aspen Software, UK

Keshia Stewart

Keshia Stewart

Managing Director, TeachTech Solutions Limited, UK

testimonial Sarah Theiss

Sarah Theiss

Channel Business Development Manager for Services, Schneider Electric Pty Ltd., Australia

testimonial Jacqueline Thorley

Jacqueline Thorley

Partner Business Manager, SAP, Australia

Mette Tripp

Mette Tripp

Director of Channel Relations at Context, UK

testimonial Arti Venkatesh

Arti Venkatesh

Global Senior Director, Sungard Availability Services, U.S.


Sophie Vigors

Solutions Architect, Distribution Central, Australia

testimonial Jessica Wesley

Jessica Wesley

Level 2 & Cloud Operations Expert, Datto EMEA, UK

testimonial Rachel-Ann Wicks

Rachel-Ann Wicks

Zerto, Australia

testimonial Joanne Wong

Joanne Wong

Partner, REDDS Venture Investment Partners, Canada


Robin Wright

Project Director, WSP USA, Environmental, U.S.


Lisa Yigdal

Helpdesk and Telecommunications Manager, Brother International Corp., U.S.