Out in Tech unites the LGBTQ+ tech community.

We empower aspiring tech leaders to improve our world by showcasing accomplished speakers, producing timely and thought-provoking events, and connecting our members to new opportunities and each other.

As a 501(c)(3) non-profit, we provide resources and mentorship to ensure career access for LGBTQ youth and provide web services for LGBTQ activists around the world.

Who We Are

Out in Tech has 20,000 members in New York CityLos AngelesSan Francisco, London, Portland, Chicago, DC, Boston, and Austin — with more chapters on the way!

The Out in Tech leadership team is comprised of a national board of directors, an executive director and program director, volunteer-led city teams and a set of committees.

Our Members Work At

Our Board

Out in Tech’s Board of Directors provides advice and support to Out in Tech’s staff and activities. As proud and active members of the LGBTQ+ tech community themselves, they bring expertise and passion to the organization.

Toby Hervey

CEO & Co-Founder

Julia Cheng

Founding Principal
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Andrew Lowenthal

Executive Director
Out in Tech

Marc Dickstein

Founder & CEO
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Leah Gillam

Vice President, Strategy & Innovation
Girls Who Code

Marcie Cheung

Director of Womenswear
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Chris Maliwat

Chief Product Officer

Lukas Thoms

Product Manager

George Wells

Wells Levitt

Our Staff

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Andrew Lowenthal

Executive Director

Gary Goldman

Program Director

Anuva Kalawar

Communications Manager