New Speaker

Jen Luker

Mom, Knitter, Backyard Beekeeper, Lead Software Engineer, Speaker, A11y Advocate. PHP, ReactJS, React Native, MongoDB, and CSS goodness.

New Speaker

Kesha Williams

Kesha (pronounced KEY-SHA) Williams is a software engineer with over 20 years’ experience specializing in full stack web application development using Java and Amazon Web Services (AWS). She's also trained and mentored thousands of software developers in the US, Europe, and Asia while teaching Java at the university level.

Upcoming Event

LoopConf

02/21/2018 - 09/24/2017
Salt Lake City, UT

New Speaker

Mansimar Kaur

Mansimar worked on improving Brew’s test suite and also increasing it’s test coverage during Google Summer of Code 2017. She has worked on HackerRank’s (the first Indian company accepted into Y Combinator) code autocompletion service as a Software Developer Intern. Having worked with Mozilla to develop a PubSub channels based Push Service, she has also delivered talks about her work at FOSDEM 2017 and Europython 2017. Being an avid open source enthusiast and tech geek, Mansimar loves attending and speaking at conferences.

Women in the Wild

Tessa Kriesel

Intro to Configuration Management at WordCamp Sacramento

New Speaker

Mary Mojisola Job

Tech Consultant | WordPress Blogger | Philosopher | Teacher | Speaker in no particular order.

Women in the Wild

Jona Azizaj

Opening Speech at Linux Weekend in Tirana

New Speaker

Jona Azizaj

I'm Jona, a Business Informatics student. Hacktivist. Fedora Ambassador. Promoter of Open Source/Free Software. Board Member of Open Labs Hackerspace.

Women in the Wild

Carrie Forde

Supercharge Theme Development With Component Libraries at WordCamp Sacramento

New Speaker

Laura Byrne-Cristiano

Teacher, Coach, Actor, Entertainment Writer, Marketer, and Intrepid Traveler (and none of those things is incongruous or mutually exclusive) who has 25+ years experience in public speaking, event management, marketing, social media, and WordPress

Latest News

Travel Scholarships

The most common hurdle for our speakers is a lack of financial assistance to travel to events they are asked to speak at. We want to work on resolving that issue. We are working to build a pool of funds available to women who need assistance for travel. Make a Donation

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New Speaker

Dee Teal

Master of Digital Communication & Culture (USYD), Project Mgr, WordPress Community Champion, Classic Car Owner.

Upcoming Event

WordCamp DFW

11/11/2017 - 11/12/2017
Fort Worth, Texas

Upcoming Event

WordCamp Seattle 2017

11/04/2017 - 11/05/2017
Seattle, WA

Latest News

Outspoken Ambassadors

We need Outspoken Women that are willing to be ambassadors at events! Outspoken Ambassadors would receive a free ticket to the event and attend as a representative of Outspoken Women.

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Women in the Wild

Rachel Cherry

Keynote Presentation at WordCamp Phoenix

Upcoming Event

WordCamp Rochester, NY

11/18/2017 - 11/18/2017
Brockport College (SUNY Brockport)

Featured Story

Meet Nikki Yeager

In second grade, all I wanted to do in life was bartend like my sister, mostly so I could save my tips in velvety Crown Royale bags like she did. In fourth grade I decided I’d be a speech writer for the President of the United States (spoiler alert: never happened). Then, in high school, I rapid fire switched future career plans from criminal psychologist, to artist, to modern day Mother Theresa.

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New Speaker

Lindsey Dragun

Developer | Accessibility and Inclusion Advocate | UX Enthusiast

Women in the Wild

Miriam Goldman

Plugins and You: Finding that perfect plugin at WordCamp Montreal 2017

New Speaker

Michelle Frechette Ames

Michelle is a Marketing Diva, WordPress Lover, WordCamp Organizer and Speaker, avid Scrabble player, 11th hour expert and Entrepreneur.

Women in the Wild

Tessa Kriesel

Conquering Continuous Integration & Deployment at WordCamp for Publishers

New Speaker

jackie / Andrea Ida Malkah Klaura

sys & network admin, part-time dev, educator and trainer, technofeminist & feminist technoscientist

Women in the Wild

Tara Claeys

Essential Tools for Productivity at WordCamp DC

New Speaker

Nikki Yeager

I start businesses and help other people do the same.

New Speaker

Jen Miller

Jen Miller embraces words to inspire, teach and create community. An energetic, enthusiastic mother of 8 who daily juggles career and family, Jen understands that life is full of challenges, but seeks to find the best in everything.

New Speaker

Kiera Howe

Entrepreneur, Tech enthusiast, Photographer, ASL Learner, and Chief Geek (AKA CTO) at Wiley Solutions

New Speaker

Elizabeth Wehner

Web developer, gamer, feminist, social activist, and all around geek.

New Speaker

Nikki Stevens

software engineer with 20 years experience; Drupal architect; founder Drupal Diversity & Inclusion group.

Women in the Wild

Birgit Olzem

About the Global WordPress Translation Day at WordPress Meetup London - July '17

New Speaker

Carolyn Shannon

Tech humanizer, writer and speaker on open source in government, UX improver, Drupal wrangler, feral knitter, mom, partner.

Upcoming Event

WordCamp Orlando

11/11/2017 - 11/12/2017
Orlando, FL

New Speaker

Christina Varro

Entrepreneur, web expert, conference speaker and published photographer

Featured Story

The story behind Outspoken Women

Created by Tessa Kriesel, who was constantly hearing about how camps and conferences were looking for more women speakers, thought it would be a great idea to create a single resource for someone to look for women or non-binary speakers.

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New Speaker

Miriam Goldman

WordPress Enthusiast

New Speaker

Brandy Lawson

Business Ignitor, Ridiculous Shoe Enthusiast, Marketing & Automation Educator

New Speaker

Kathryn Presner

Excited about WordPress, CSS & encouraging new public speakers

New Speaker

Mika Epstein

Half-Elf WordPress Rogue

Upcoming Event

Midwest PHP

03/09/2018 - 03/10/2018
Bloomington, MN

New Speaker

Tracy Apps

Partner | Director, UX + Creative at Corner Market Media

New Speaker

Shelby Elliott

Partner | Director, Strategy + Creative at Corner Market Media

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Managed Drupal & WordPress Hosting

New Speaker

Barbara Balfour

TV Host/Producer. Journalist: BBC, Globe and Mail, ELLE, and others. Trilingual, explorer, foodie. I travel not to escape life, but for life to not escape me!

New Speaker

Tara Claeys

Love at First Site.

New Speaker

Lorraine Murphy

49 degrees latitude, 360 degrees attitude!

New Speaker

Tracy Rotton

Independent WordPress & Front-End Developer

New Speaker

Neha Goyal

Web Developer

New Speaker

Rebecca Gill

Digital Agency Owner and SEO Educator

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Sticker Swag

Do you need an Outspoken Women sticker for your laptop or notebook?

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New Speaker

Jessica Mauerhan

Senior Engineer, PHP, BDD/TDD Evangelist