Monica is available to women’s groups, college groups, startup/entrepreneur/tech/hackathon groups, female founders, women in tech, diversity in tech, and/or non-profit organizations, membership groups, and trade associations. Past speaking engagements include: Tech-I Global Pitch Competition Bahrain, DC Startup Week, STEEAMnista Summit New York, DC Startup Weekend, Net2DC, DC Web Women, Working Mother DC, Women Tech Summit Philadelphia, DrupalCamp Hawaii. Contact via e-mail.
Founder and advisor building digital products at the intersection of social justice, technology, education, & community
Monica S. Flores (@monicasflores) builds digital products to support a socially just, environmentally sustainable, equitable society. As a technical project manager she leads redevelopment/new digital product rollouts for Fortune 500 brands, academic and government websites, publishers, and e-commerce. Since 2004, she has developed websites for 240+ US-based & global membership groups, non-profits, public agencies, and startups, including Green AMerica, the U.S. Department of State / Global Entrepreneurship Network, and Ashoka: Innovators for the Public.
She taught herself to code in 1999 and has been using Drupal since 2008, implementing agile methods since 2014.
Flores was elected board member at Green America (2017-) and currently serves as board chair of the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion subcommittee. She is an NTEN Faculty member for the Nonprofit Technology Professional certificate. She started the Female Founders Network (2015), co-founded 10K Webdesign (2004), and founded/sold A Successful Woman (2006-2012). She sits on the board of RCLS Corp. real estate and was an early advisor to MAAN Softwares Inc. She is the recipient of the 2018 NTENny award.