Software developer possessing the capacity to quickly learn and successfully apply new technologies. Exhibits strong work ethic and demonstrated performance, as both part of a team and individually.
LaVette was born and raised in Atlanta, GA. From elementary, she began to develop problem solving skills through activities such as logic puzzles and point and click adventure games, which she continues to enjoy today. She was later awarded a full engineering scholarship to the University of Pittsburgh, where she was introduced to some markup and programming languages. Those new found skills sparked a deep passion for development urging her to continue with self learning and enroll in college computer science courses. LaVette became an active member in the Atlanta tech community where she is a proud member of Women Who Code. She enjoys attending hackathons, where she has won awards, and volunteering time to organizations exposing underprivileged kids to STEM fields. She continues to find ways to increase her knowledge base, which includes attending developer conferences. Her outside interests include hosting game nights, having brunch with friends, watching movies, and extreme couponing.