Erica is a passionate technology entrepreneur, who wants to use innovation to make a social impact in the world. She is the founder and the current executive director of Bytes of Code, a youth-led organization aimed to educate young females to become future leaders in the STEM field. In addition, she has co-founded 2 tech startups, SmartShop and Alertive.co. She loves to encourage more high school students to have initiatives that can change the world. Aside from running her initiatives, she enjoys sketching and playing with her dog.