A photograph of Shirley Hicks, March 2018. She has reddish-brown hair, thick glasses and looks like a kind older lady who'll hack your computer and network in an instant.

Red Mountain Makers founder, Birmingham’s non-profit member-supported community tech workshop
Started Women Who Code Birmingham.
Teaches the Innovate Birmingham Generation Initiative CompTIA A+ boot camp at the Innovation Depot.

CompTIA A+

BS information systems, minor in computer science at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (2013)

Advertising & communications, Ontario College of Art & Design (1985)

Completing additional technical certification, writing code, and making learning about – and working with – technology safe, useful, fun and enjoyable.

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Twitter: @velochicdunord