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Shamoun Syed

Youth Leader, Maven Youth

Shamoun Syed works as a Youth Leader for Maven Youth, a national nonprofit dedicated to empowering LGBTQ+ youth through tech career exploration. He is particularly passionate about the powerful and forward-thinking nature of the tech industry, and the life-changing opportunities that can be provided if queer youth are given the knowledge and confidence to take them.

Shamoun is responsible for leading summer camps, teaching workshops, developing CS/Programming curriculum, and serving on a Youth Council with the mission of defining and building Maven Youth's future.