These high-powered ladies defied adversity to rise to the top and achieve their goals. After seeing their success stories you’ll be inspired to start drafting the business plans for your future company. Here are the most influential African American women in tech today!
Kellee JamesFounder and CEO of Mercaris.
Tiffani BellFounder and CEO of Pencil You In.
Cheryl ConteeCEO at Fission Strategy and co-founder of Attentive.ly
Kathryn FinneyFounder and Managing Director of Digitalundivided (DID).
Angela BentonFounder and CEO of NewME Accelerator.
Kimberly DillonFounder and CEO of House of Mikko.
Majora CarterFounder and Executive Director of Sustainable South Bronx (SSBx) and co-founder of the Bronx River Alliance and Green For All.
Mwende Window SnyderChief Security Officer at Fastly.
Kimberly BryantFounder and Executive Director of Black Girls CODE.
Sian MorsonFounder and CEO of Kollective Mobile.
Ursula BurnsChairman and CEO of Xerox.
Wanda M. AustinPresident and CEO of The Aerospace Corporation.
Susan E. ChapmanSenior Vice President of US Large Market and Global Corporate Payments of American Express.
Brit FitzpatrickFounder and CEO of MentorMe.
Linda Clement-HolmesCIO of Procter & Gamble.
LaVerne H. CouncilCIO and Assistant Secretary for Information and Technology for the Department of Veterans Affairs.
Emma Garrison-AlexanderCIO and Assistant Administrator IT for Transportation Security Administration.
Morgan DeBaunFounder and CEO of Blavity.
Linda GoodenCurrently on the Board Of Directors for Home Depot and previously served as Executive Vice President at Lockheed Martin Information Systems & Global Solutions, Inc.
Kim GoodmanPresident of Global Business Travel for American Express.
Vicki HamiltonSenior Vice President of Enterprise Performance for Turner Broadcasting Systems, Inc.
Sharon HayniePrincipal Investigator for DuPont Central Research.
Shirley Ann Jackson
President of the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
Sandra K. JohnsonFounder and CEO of SKJ Visioneering.
Kelechi AnyadiegwuFounder and CEO of Zuvva.
Joan Robinson-BerryDirector and Deputy Leader of Technical Relations at Boeing World Headquarters.
Suzanne F. ShankPresident and CEO of Siebert Brandford Shank & Co.
Nicole SanchezFounder and CEO of Vixxenn.
Co-founder and Director at SIRUM.