Angela Cleveland is a professional school counselor/Google Certified Educator. She advocates for equal access to STEM, emphasizing the critical need to empower and support girls and minorities to access CS opportunities. Angela consults with Counselors for Computing/NCWIT, is a member of White House initiative United State of Women, and is an Executive Board Member/Webmaster for NJSCA. Angela is a technology contributor to national publications, such as Edutopia, and she presents on a national level about computer science and technology. Angela’s advocacy has earned her several recognitions, most recently the “2016 Somerset County School Counselor of the Year” award. Angela is honored to be co-founder of ReigningIt. She is extremely passionate about providing a platform for women to share their experiences in CS and advocate for closing the gender gap in STEM. In her free time, Angela enjoys writing and is the author of several therapeutic children’s books.
Saqi Mehta leads the University Recruiting team at Square, where she visits schools around the country to bring the next generation of talent to the company. She is passionate about all things education: specifically women in tech. Saqi serves on the board of National Tech Diversity Magazine and writes for the Daily Muse, Blavity, and Huffington Post amongst contributions for other publications. In any non-typing free time she is an art, interior design, and travel enthusiast.