Quincy Brown is the co-founder of blackcomputeHER.org and Director of Engagement and Research at AnitaB.org. She was previously a Program Director at AAAS and Senior Policy Advisor in the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy. She has supported women and girls in computing for more than a decade.
She earned her Ph.D. in Computer Science from Drexel University Dr. Brown was also a Professor of Computer Science at Bowie State University. Her research interests included Mobile HCI, CS Education, and Broadening Participation in Computing. In 2011 she founded Girls Who Will, a summer program for middle and high school girls.