Everyone leads with, “so, where do you work?” When Rovina tells them she’s been at a large tech company for 6+ years, the questions begin. Typically, the first question is polite and then they skip quickly into the burning questions about stereotypes, the myths of big tech and of Rovina, being Black in Tech. The tech industry lacks racial diversity; especially tenured Black Americans… so, here we go, the story of a unicorn. Or, so they say.

Ignite Seattle #37 happened Thurs. October 4, 2018 at the Egyptian Theater in Seattle, WA. https://igniteseattle.com/

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