I was invited to speak with Aleen Simms about AlterConf, diversity in tech, marginalization, and classism. I enjoyed recording this more than I have any other podcast in the past year, so please give it a listen!
Ashe Dryden is a programmer, diversity advocate and consultant, prolific writer, speaker, creator of AlterConf, and co-founder of Fund Club. She's one of the foremost experts on diversity in the tech industry. Ashe is currently writing two books: The Diverse Team and The Inclusive Event. Her work has been featured in the New York Times, Scientific American, Slate, The Nation, Wired, NPR, Bitch Magazine, and more.