Esteemed panel of Black Women in Tech discuss their tech journeys and share their insights. Panelists: Dr. Makeda Keegan (VP, Amplify), Tiffany Spencer (Founder, HBCUForce/CEO, Esor Consulting Group), Nadina Lisbon (System Capability & Salesforce Architect), Monique Jones (Digital Product Manager, ITX Corp), Monika Crooks (Salesforce Implementation Manager, Accenture Federal Services), Shola Lawal (Assistant Director of IT, University of Maryland) & Moderator Jessica Murphy (Founder East First Consulting).
Dr. Makeda Keegan
Northeastern University / Boston Higher Ed Co-Leader / Amplify Board Vice President
Founder | East First Consulting | Co-Founder 100DaysofTrailhead.com | 4X Salesforce MVP | DEI Speaker | Corporate Trainer | Certified Admineveloper | Co-Founder of multiple community groups.Jessica Murphy is a Co-Founder of 100DaysofTrailhead, an educational consultancy,focused on supporting continuous learning through gamification while providing learning resources, career coaching, and corporate training. 100DaysofTrailhead's goal is to help individuals and organizations to expand skills in areas included but not limited to administrator, business analyst, developer, architect, consultant, and more. Jessica has a Master's degree in Adult Training and Education and the experience to provide training that support learners with different learning styles. She offers corporate training and speaking engagements that build excitement and interest around learning and increasing skills in tech and Salesforce. One of her goals is to help our clients understand how to support learner success and to track the impact of individual and organizational learning goals.Jessica is passionate about DEI (Diversity, Equity and Inclusion). She demonstrates her passion for professional speaking engagements. Her speaking engagement list is ever-growing. She has been a judge for a startup competition for teens at CO+HOOTS to encourage teens to follow a technical career path. Jessica has founded multiple community groups to encourage diverse populations to obtain more technical skills, obtain new professional certifications, network, and advance their careers. These groups include: WITDEVS (Women in Tech Developers), Phoenix Salesforce Saturday and Saasie Tech Socials.Jessica offers organizational training, career coaching, consulting, and professional speaking through 100DaysofTrailhead. Check out the 100DaysofTrailhead website for more details: http://100daysoftrailhead.com/. Specialties: Organizational Training (Salesforce and DEI), Career Coaching and Professional Speaking.