Jennifer Wadella

Kansas City Women in Technology

Jennifer Wadella has been writing code since before she realized it was a credible career path. She currently works as a lead frontend developer at a legal tech startup and loves building JavaScript applications and speaking at technical conferences. Jennifer is an active member of the KC tech community and the founder of Kansas City Women in Technology (KCWiT), an organization aimed at growing the number of women in technology careers in Kansas City. She’s created a number of programs for KCWiT to help women and girls learn to code including CoderDojoKC, Coding & Cupcakes, and Coding & Cocktails. She is a Silicon Prairie Champion Award Nominee, Rising Trendsetter STEMMy award-winner, and is apparently Missouri’s Coolest Woman according to Pure Wow. She doesn’t blog much but can handle 140 characters.

My Sessions

Hacking Your Work-Life Balance to Take Over the World

Rivanna B

Where do conference speakers find time to deliver such amazing talks? How did my coworker manage to publish that NPM module with over 13,000 downloads while we’re on this death march project? Who has time to run a meetup group and spend time with their family? Pinky: Gee, Brain, what do you want to do […]