From time to time, HtH would like to profile some of the people involved with our program. First one up, Erica Baker.
The Hack the Hood team first met one of our advisory council members, Slack Release engineer Erica Baker, when she posted a piece last November on Medium called “The Other side of Diversity.” This piece went viral around the office, as team members commented on the truth in Baker’s descriptions about tech co-workers’ micro-aggressions, judgments, and experiences of racism in the workplace. In her post, Baker made some statements that resonated with many of us and that reflect situations we’d like to see change:
We’re happy to have her as an Advisory Council member, and grateful she’s making her voice heard. Follow her on Twitter or on Medium.
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