The Mission of CODE Black Tech
CODE Black is a nonprofit organization developing a diverse community that is inclusive, informative, engaging, and a safe space for people interested in technology alongside experienced professionals. In this community, we facilitate training opportunities to expose participants to many technologies with the associated careers available to improve their quality of life.
To empower and make a transformative impact in our diverse communities through technology.
Our purpose is to equip people of color to explore technology as a career path.
Pursue cultural competency throughout our organization by creating substantive
learning opportunities and formal, transparent policies.
Improve our cultural leadership pipeline by creating and supporting programs and
policies that foster leadership that reflects the diversity of our community.
Develop a system for being more intentional and conscious of bias during the
hiring, promoting, or evaluating process. Train our hiring team on equitable
Advocate for public and private-sector policy that promotes diversity, inclusion,
David Pollock, MA
Founder & CEO
David Pollock is a husband, father, and business owner whose goal is to help current and future Black and Brown technologists collaborate and innovate in order to grow both personally and professionally. David obtained his master’s in Organizational Leadership from Bellevue University and has certifications in IBM Cognitive Analytics (Chatbot) and Grow with Google (app development).
Before starting CODE Black, David worked in social work and as a college success advisor. After a successful career in coaching, mentoring, and developing programs, David now leads a community for people of color in technology to impact the very community that they live in.
David is available for youth and community networking
and business collaboration. You can reach David at email@example.com
Board of Directors
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