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Monmayuri Ray

Data Specialist
Data scientist Monmayuri Ray believes gender is irrelevant if you have a passion for tech.

Mahsa Mohaghegh

She# Founder
Academic Mahsa Mohaghegh is a mentor and diversity advocate for computer science students and young coders.

Lexi Townsend

World Builder
Lexi Townsend combines her love of maths and art to create virtual reality experiences.

Ash Lennox-Steele

Security analyst
When Ash Lennox-Steele discovered cybersecurity went far beyond the Hollywood hacker stereotypes, she was sold.

Kirita-Rose Escott

Assistant lecturer
Kirita-Rose Escott was working as a bank teller when she met a computer scientist and inspiration struck

Katie Walker

Software engineer
Grit and determination landed software engineer Katie Walker her dream job at Google

Blake Chapman

Marine biologist and shark advocate
Blake Chapman combines her science and communication skills to bust myths about sharks

Katrina Lo Sourdo

Robotics engineer
Katrina Lo Surdo studied electrical and computer engineering before landing her dream job at the cutting edge of robotics.

Sujita Khadka

Civil engineer
Studying a Diploma in Civil Engineering is a huge deal for any woman, let alone a woman in a developing country.

Kelsie Clarke

Engineers Without Borders Director
Systems engineer and Engineers Without Borders Australia non-executive director Kelsie Clarke wants the world to know that engineering is for everyone.

Monique Hollick

Space Systems Engineer, DST
Monique and her team design daily mission plans, check the health and performance of satellites and conduct maintenance on ground stations.

Taylah Griffin

Aircraft engineer
Taylah Griffin hadn’t spent much time on planes before signing up for a degree in aerospace engineering – now she has a seriously cool grad gig testing top-end military aircraft.

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