Elise Heron

Talk: Diversity in Tech Made Easy


Getting diverse candidates into an organization is sometimes treated like a deep secret that you have to have the correct cheat code for. But it’s actually far more simple than that.

In this lightning talk I will give one simple tip to getting more diverse candidates in to your organization, and I will detail how to keep those employees in your organization.


Elise Michelle Heron. Fourth of her name. Developer of apps. Loser of chapsticks. Breaker of production.

Elise Heron is a Software Engineer with Return Path. She got her start coding as a Techranger at UCF’s Center for Distributed Learning. There she learned the fundamentals of building accessible applications. In 2016 Elise moved to Colorado to work at Return Path.