Shylia is such a beautiful soul and an absolute badass! Her transition into tech started around 3-4 years ago through a Snapchat program and since then she has become a role model for many of us. She is breaking stereotypes, combining tech with arts and showing us how to have a good time while having a big open heart.
Follow Shylia on social media and learn about her story below!
I’m from the small town of Woodsboro, Texas where it was instilled in education and agriculture.
Attended Texas A&M on track and field scholarship. Continued to live overseas. Technology found me a short 4 years ago and I fell in love. Currently building my knowledge to give greatness to the world. I encourage all walks of life to explore technology as it’s our present and future.
How did you get into tech?
Technology found me 3 years ago when I enrolled in a program sponsored by Snapchat and I fell in love.
What languages/technologies do you have the most experience in?
Python and HTML
What are you currently learning/practising?
What are your favourite resources to learn/stay updated on tech?
Following other tech-minded individuals as well as staying current in with the technology finds.
What would people learn about by following you?
I’m super diverse, fun, and always looking to connect with other like-minded individuals.
What inspired you to start sharing your experiences on social media?
To get others interested and involved.
How can we get in touch with you?
iPhone or Android?
Dogs or cats?
What’s your favourite ice cream flavour?
Chocolate with more chocolate
What’s the next place you want to travel to?
Tokyo, Australia, as South America
How many hours of sleep do you need to get to feel like yourself?
What is your superpower?
Curious and hungry
Thank you, Shylia, for bringing your perspective and colourful personality into tech and sharing it with us on social media!
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