“I appreciate there are people like Marissa Mayer who are able to make it where they are in the industry, but she’s the exception,” said Ashe Dryden, a programmer and consultant on diversity in technology.
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.