Lynn Root

Lynn Root
Founder, PyLadies SF

Website | @roguelynn

A self-proclaimed programming n00b, I graduated business school in 2008 with a bachelors in finance and economics, and, as one can safely assume with that concentration mixture, went straight into the antiquated field of banking. Only in the fall of 2011 did I dive into learning how to program after being heavily surrounded by it with close relationships.

I am currently hosting a Python study group for the ~600 members of Women Who Code meetup group in San Francisco. I am also the co-organizer of a large, multi-city hackathon event geared towards journalism, news, and media.


Location: D135 Level: Novice
Lynn Root (PyLadies SF)
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Are you a woman wanting to break into the engineering field? Or do you know any women wanting to learn how to code, but don't know how to help them? Perhaps our nerdy ladies are a bit shy to ask for help. That's okay! I'll give you some tools to nudge you in the right direction. Read more.


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