Rupa Dachere

Founder and Executive Director of codechix.org

Rupa Dachere is the Founder and Executive Director of CodeChix.org, a non-profit organization dedicated to the education, advocacy and mentorship of women engineers in industry and academia. She is also a Member of Technical Staff at VMware and an Advisor for the Stanford Engineering-For-Good program and several universities.

Rupa has been a software engineer for over 20 years and has worked at multinationals and startups spanning Telecom, Datacom, Mobile and Virtualization industries. Her dream is to one day have parity in the number of women and men developers in academia and industry.  Rupa did her Computer Science studies at the University of Colorado at Boulder.  Learn more about her at rupadachere.com.

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