Recent Graduate Celia Moreno is a Tech Fellow for Microsoft

Friday, July 21, 2017

MICROSOFT -- School/grad year/major: San Francisco State University, May 2017, Political Science.

“Prior to joining the Microsoft team as a fellow, I was an intern at San Francisco City Hall for the Neighborhood Empowerment Network (NEN),” Moreno says. “In addition to working with communities, part of my job at the NEN was to work with Scott Mauvais on the Resilience toolkit. It was a smooth transition over to the technology side of the project since not only am I passionate about the tool we are building but would also like to see it to completion. ...

“I hope civic tech will increase access to resources for people who need it the most. Technology can be neutral but when combined with social good can have a lasting positive impact on marginalized communities.”