Speaking out is so important to our success. As women, we often tend to downplay our accomplishments. As girls, we are often taught to be quiet and not draw attention to ourselves. We are looking forward to discussing this cultural phenomena and sharing strategies for overcoming these tendencies to become more comfortable promoting ourselves authentically.
Allison has been working in the Salesforce ecosystem as both a customer and a consultant for over eight years. She holds 5 Salesforce certifications (and counting!) and is a Trailhead Ranger. Allison is a RAD graduate and a soon to be RAD2 graduate. She is a Chicago WIT co-leader and a member of WIT DEV’s and Ladies Be Architects. Allison is working to climb the CTA pyramid and always looking to learn new things on the platform. https://www.linkedin.com/in/allisonapark
Bhavana is a Salesforce Consultant and has been in the ecosystem for six years. Bhavana has worn many hats in her career, but identifies with developer/architect role the best. Her educational background is Electronics Engineering and Computer Science and she's had many fun jobs from NASA’s command and control center to trading floor of a hedge fund. A Salesforce community lover, Bhavana leads the Maryland WIT group and takes an active part in other nearby user groups as well many virtual groups. She is a RAD Women coach. When she grows up, she wants to be a winemaker and a Salesforce CTA. https://www.linkedin.com/in/singhbhavana8/.