WomenInTech: Adriana Romero

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Adriana Romero

Years in Technology: 19
Current Title: Program Manager
Current Organization: OpenText Corporation

1. Why did you join the technology industry?
I am a Systems Engineer and have always been fascinated on how technology advances us in all aspects.

2. Who is the person who has inspired you professionally?
Many people along the way, but Steve Jobs will always be on my top 10

3. If you could give one piece of advice to your 13-year-old self what would it be?
Do not be afraid to show your love for tech. Name calling and other labels are just insecurities from others. Follow your passion and you will succeed

4. How do you think we can encourage more women in tech?
By changing the mindset that tech is only for geniuses

5. What is the best part of your job?
Helping others achieve their goals and bring ideas to life