Reshma Saujani is looking to her left and wearing a black shirt and black pants. Behind her is a large shelving unit with kids' toys.

Reshma Saujani is the founder and CEO of the nonprofit, Girls Who Code. She is also the founder of Marshall Plans for Moms, which aims to center women in the post-pandemic economic recovery and ensure women's paid and unpaid labor is valued.

Reshma is a lifelong activist and the first Indian American woman to run for U.S. Congress. She saw an enormous gender gap in computing classes when she visited schools during her campaign. This inspired her to start Girls Who Code, which is a pipeline to prepare young women for careers in tech.

She is also the author of 4 books. Her latest book Pay Up: The Future of Women and Work will be coming out on March 15, 2022.

Videos of Reshma Saujani

How to Embrace Failure

  

Teach Girls Bravery, Not Perfection

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