Public Relations & Communications Director
Sandy’s interest and tech beginnings began at the tender age of 5 when her Dad first brought home a computer (instead of the puppy she actually wanted). She went on to study software engineering and has worked at high-tech firms in roles from developer to product management to marketing. You can find her tweeting as herself and blogging her thoughts on tech & the social web.
Our resident Geordie! Leann Brown coordinates the Women in Technology project at YES Montreal. This project supports and encourages women moving into technology careers and tech businesses. Within this role she is a facilitator, connecting people to one another as well as to the appropriate support services to help them succeed.
Tanya McGinnity, Chief Executive Girl Geek from 2007-2010. I’ve adored technology from the moment the ultrasound hit my momma’s belly. I’m a digital project manager who loves punk rock music, video games & comic books. Look out honey ’cause I’m using technology.
Organizer October 2010 to April 2011
Alex is a startup community manager and in her free time she spends too much time on the internet; tweets; and geeks out about internet memes, time lapse videos, tilt shifting, and cute stuff from Japan on her tumblr.
President May 2010 to May 2012
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