Cynthia Tee

Cynthia is the Executive Director of Ada Developers Academy, a non-profit, tuition-free training program for software development targeted at women and non-binary people, based in Seattle.

Cynthia brings her passion for coaching and championing the under-represented and years of experience building software to Ada, which now trains and graduates 96 talented, diverse programmers every year.

She also actively speaks at events about diversity and inclusion, and facilitates the Allyship Workshop originated by the Ada Initiative and Frameshift Consulting, LLC. Prior to Ada, Cynthia spent 20 years building a wide range of software products spanning operating systems, client applications, and cloud services.