When it comes to faces of color in the technology space, let’s face it: they are few and far between. And if you’re looking at black or Latina women represented in the tech industry—namely leadership roles, that number drops significantly. Mainstream audiences know about the Mark Zuckerbergs and Steve Jobs of the business, but how about organic technology consultant Adria Richards or Chief Strategy Officer at Roscoe Labs Katrina Miles?
In Madame Noire’s latest installment of “Behind the Click,” they profile Tracen Technologies co-founder DeAnna Davidson. As the company’s president and chief executive officer, Davidson oversees various sectors of the company from business and strategy development to financing and cash flow. The mother of three is a big advocate of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education.