Mountain View, CA
Lynn Root is a software engineer at Spotify working on third-party integration. She is the founder and leader of PyLadies in San Francisco, an international mentorship group for women and friends in the Python community. With PyLadies, Lynn regularly hosts local workshops, sprints, and events to promote Python to all experience levels of programmers. Lynn is also a fellow and a board member of the Python Software Foundation. Lastly, she is an avid caffeine addict, regular speaker at Python-centric conferences, and a twitter fanatic (@roguelynn).