TechGirl: Maya Country: Lebanon Participation year: 2015
Maya and several other TechGirls from Lebanon and Palestine Territories created the Tech Immersion Summer Program in Lebanon as part of the Summer of Innovation. Maya was a TechGirl in 2015 and has since gone on to create and participate in programs that promote women empowerment and the use of technology. She is the co-founder of All Girls Code, a Lebanese initiative that encourages the female youth to enter the field of technology. Even more impressive, Maya is an AUB Hult Prize Campus Director, a Stanford AMENDS Fellow, a former Google Women TechMaker and Google Dev Group Organizer. Her impressive record will continue to grow as Maya learns more about technology in university.