It's the type of work that I'm passionate about. I couldn't imagine myself being any other kind of professional, and I'm loud about coding because I feel that it is so important for women in any male-dominated field to speak out about it and make our presence known.
Launching a massive, multi-million dollar website redesign. I led the tech project team, did the requirements gathering, code reviews, code management, architecture design, and deliverable balancing. It was a very short timeline with a ton of deliverables, and together with my amazing (female) account manager and project manager, we delivered. It was close, but we did it!
Encourage women to get involved in tech. Tech isn't something that you can't do just because you're a woman, and it's time that more women realized this. Give it a try! The worst that happens is that you don't like it. But maybe, just maybe, you'll find a new hobby or even a new career. We need you, and maybe you need tech, too.