Stories from Latinas in Engineering with KeepTruckin

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Thu, Aug 6, 2020, 4:00 PM (PDT)

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About this event

Hear from various Latina engineers and engineering leaders as they share lightning talks of their journeys and careers.

MCed by Kelly Gonzalez, Director of Diversity & Inclusion at KeepTruckin.


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Code of Conduct


  • How will the event be formatted?

    • There will be lightning talks from the speakers on their journey of being a Latina engineer in tech.
    • We will be using Zoom Meeting with multiple breakout sessions so you can mingle and get to know others. 
    • You can find the full agenda below

  • Can anyone join?
    • Yes, just make sure to RSVP.
    • You will be booted out if you violate the Code of Conduct though.
  • Is there a limit on who can attend?
    • Yes, our Zoom plan only allows up to 500 people to be on at the same time.
    • If you can't join, you can always tune in via our YouTube stream!
  • Will this event be recorded?
    • Yes, we will also be streaming it to YouTube!
  • Is there a Code of Conduct?
    • Yes, all attendees are required to abide by Techqueria’s Code of Conduct.
  • What if someone violates the COC or I have a question after the event?
    • Let us know by emailing us at
    • We will boot anyone out of the Zoom meeting who is actively violating the Code of Conduct
  • Are there slides I can reference for the event?
    • Yes, we have shared them on the event page

Featured Presentation


  • Miriam Aguirre

    Miriam Aguirre



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  • Nyah Zarate

    Nyah Zarate

    Continuous Solutions


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  • Denise Videtta

    Denise Videtta


    Senior Engineering Manager

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  • Valerie Aguilar

    Valerie Aguilar


    Software Engineer

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  • Patricia Perrozo

    Patricia Perrozo


    Software Engineer

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  • Karina Martinez

    Karina Martinez

    Snap Inc.

    Software Engineer

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  • When

    Thursday, Aug 6
    4:00 PM - 6:00 PM (PDT)


  • Kelly Gonzalez

    Kelly Gonzalez


    Director of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusio

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  • Cari Perez

    Cari Perez


    Chapter Director, Miami

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  • Nicole Troelstrup

    Nicole Troelstrup


    Director, Services Delivery

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  • Frances Coronel

    Frances Coronel


    Executive Director

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  • Team Members

  • Frances Coronel

    Frances Coronel


    Technology Director, Techqueria

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  • Jasmin Gonzalez

    Jasmin Gonzalez


    Marketing Lead

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  • Yoselin Gonzalez-Mendez

    Yoselin Gonzalez-Mendez

    First Graduate

    Chapter Director, SF Bay Area

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  • Maritza Alas

    Maritza Alas

    Age of Learning

    Chapter Director, LA

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  • Margarita Caraballo

    Margarita Caraballo


    Chapter Director, Atlanta

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  • Brian Trejo

    Brian Trejo

    The Home Depot

    Chapter Director, Atlanta

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  • Dulce Villarreal

    Dulce Villarreal


    Chapter Director, SF Bay Area

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  • Tonatiuh Ramos

    Tonatiuh Ramos

    Dreamers in Tech

    Dreamers in Tech

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  • Graciela Corral Hernandez

    Graciela Corral Hernandez

    Chapter Director, Seattle

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  • John Martinez

    John Martinez

    Chapter Director, SF Bay Area

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  • Brenda Hoyle

    Brenda Hoyle

    Stratera Technologies

    UXR Cafecito Host

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  • Jose Avalos

    Jose Avalos

    Primagen Media

    Houston chapter lead

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  • Partners