Welcome to San Francisco International Airport

Here we are at San Francisco International  Airport, waiting for our flight from SFO -> CDG ->AMM.  To kick off our journey to the MENA region, Lisa, one of the other mentors, bought some Nuts and Chews from See’s Candies (an SF specialty) to share.  Yum! Because the week has been pretty busy with trying…

I’m going to Jordan (with the TechWomen delegation)!

As you may know, I was a cultural mentor for the most fantastic woman from Egypt for the U.S. State Department’s TechWomen program in 2012.  TechWomen brings women from the MENA (Middle East and North Africa) region and (now) sub-Saharan Africa to the U.S. for an internship and leadership program. Being a mentor in this…