Co-Founder, CoderDojo NYC
Rebecca Garcia is the Co-founder of CoderDojo NYC, a non-profit teaching youth to code. CoderDojo's mission is to create a fun, creative, collaborative environment to explore STEM*. Through play, children can build memorable experiences with mentors to ignite passion for technology.
In 2013 she was awarded as a U.S. White House 'Champion of Change' for Tech Inclusion for her work to bring STEM education to underrepresented groups, especially youth and women. She was listed as one of Glamour Magazine's '35 Women Under 35 Who are Changing the Tech Industry’ in 2014, as one of AskMen’s ‘Top 99 Outstanding Women’ in 2015 and this year as Hispanicize's STEM Star.