At She Can Code, we aim to create gender equality in the computer science industry and guide students along their CS journey. All events and resources are created to assist students in establishing a confidence in their abilities and expanding their knowledge.
She Can Code is maintained by the Del Norte Girls in Computer Science club. Members create curriculum, write blogs, and host virtual events.
She Can Code Founder & Chief Executive Officer
In 2019, Anika Sood founded She Can Code as a part of her Girl Scout Gold Award project, dedicated to bridging the gender gap in computer science. Over the years, she has developed CS curricula and worked with hundreds of students across the globe. Anika enjoys sharing her enthusiasm for computer science with all students and is passionate about creating diversity within the field. She currently leads the She Can Code team.
Co-Founder and Vice Chair
May helped develop SCC to provide girls the resources they need to explore the world of computer science. She shares her vast knowledge of programming languages and passion for coding with the kids in her community by organizing and participating in events hosted by SCC. So far, she has helped lead hackathons, online bootcamps, and classes. She has experience in tutoring and hopes to encourage girls to pursue a career in STEM in order to close the gender gap in the industry. May is going to further her studies at UCSD as a computer engineering major.
Director of Outreach
As the Head of Outreach, Satyam takes pride in leading community initiatives to educate more young students of all genders in the increasingly popular field of computer science. With a comprehensive background in public policy, political science and applied mathematics, Satyam plans to use his problem-solving mindset and wide toolkit of skills to increase diverse viewpoints in all sectors of the workforce
Rohin's passion for computer science truly started to develop after he participated in a workshop run by SCC. Since then, he has worked with the team to manage and design this website and help run other events. He apprehends numerous programming languages and aims to grow alongside SCC. It is his goal to apply his knowledge to help others learn and enjoy programming.
Girls in CS member
Rebecca has been working with SCC since 2019. She is a diligent volunteer who contributed to the coding curriculum and has also taught lessons and assisted students at numerous workshops. Rebecca is extremely passionate about computer science and continues to strengthen her skills and share them with others
Saaya Sitlani is an incoming freshman at UCLA and is planning to major in statistics. She is the treasurer for She Can Code and advocates for the advancement of equal rights and women empowerment. She is passionate about giving back to the community, standing up for what she believes in, and spreading skills such as financial literacy to teens so that they are equipped for independence!