Brenda Jin is a Senior Engineer on the Platform Team at Slack, where she works on code infrastructure to support the API and developer experience. Before that, she was a Senior UI Developer at, where she played a key role in transforming the ecommerce company's website into a mobile-friendly experience. Before that, she was a musicologist and opera singer.

Brenda also is a Chapter Leader for Girl Develop It San Francisco, where she leads a team of people to deliver high-quality, affordable, and industry-relevant technical workshops to women.

Previous projects have included Hello Worm, a smart urban worm composter, and Pulse, a Heart Rate Monitor to enable individuals to exercise with their optimal heart rate. Learn more about her award-winning projects and speaking experience.

Brenda loves to connect humans with each other and their environment through technology.