"When I was at Motorola I was on the HR team in recruiting, hiring engineers specifically for product development and software... We had a really low candidate pool of women and minorities... I was also working with an after school program called Citizen Schools on the south side of Chicago and the students were building websites to work on issues they saw in their communities. One thing I noticed when I was there was that the girls were thriving while building these websites. I wanted to show them that this is something they could do and build a future out of..."