Associate Engineer, MasterCard
LaShana Lewis is an Associate Engineer for MasterCard. She found her job at MasterCard through its partnership with LaunchCode, an organization that pairs people aiming to work in technology with top-level employers. Lewis has been working professionally in the technology field since 1998, and she recently transitioned from Call Center Management to Server Engineering.
She is passionate about creating diversity in the workplace. Recently, Lewis has served as speaker for organizations across the country on this topic, including the Society for Information Management (SIM), the Diversity Awareness Project, and, most recently, the annual New York Summit for Lesbians Who Tech.
Prior to joining MasterCard, Lewis was the senior supervisor of a call center at Webster University. She received commendations for her work in constructing databases and implementing innovative solutions to technological problems across departments. She served as the point of contact for various faculty and staff members, as well as providing training for all incoming employees and coworkers.
Lewis currently holds many certifications, most recently obtaining a job-related Server engineer certifications from CompTIA, a vendor-neutral non-profit trade association that provides industry standard level examination.