Desi is CTO and Co-Founder of Nanno, Inc. an on-demand childcare platform focused on providing parents with high quality, background checked caregivers when they need them. She has over 17 years experience building products and helping other founders and companies realize their dreams. She has spent the majority of her professional life working for several well known leading consultancies such as ThoughtWorks, Hashrocket, thoughtbot, and Pivotal Labs. She founded of DevChix, an online organization for women software developers, in 2005 and has volunteered her time over the years with various organizations and initiatives to help diversify software development. She is known for being a helping hand to other developers and is excited to be a part of LadyCoders.