Shannon Turner is the Founder of Hear Me Code, an organization offering free, beginner-friendly coding classes for 3,000 women in DC. Hear Me Code focuses on leadership development, peer mentoring, and turning students into teachers. In 2015, Shannon was named one of Washington’s Tech Titans by the Washingtonian. She currently serves on D.C.’s Open Government Advisory Board and hopes to empower DC residents to participate in local government.
Beyond the Code: Celebrating Women in Tech
Join BEACON, DCFemTech and Get Found + Get Funded for an engaging evening sharing the stories and triumphs of women in tech.
Transition to Tech: Stories from Women in DC
Join General Assembly and DCFemTech for an open panel discussion on women in technology & their stories of breaking in. Happy hour to follow.
Break Into Web Development
Join us for a panel to learn more about what a Web Developer does day-to-day, and what skills you’ll need to be successful in the field.