Barbara Vanegas-Donato biography

Barbara Venegas-Donato is a Senior Software Engineer at 3M’s Health Information Systems Division, where Barbara leads and develop cloud solutions focusing on Business Intelligence Analytics.
Prior to joining 3M, Barbara worked for over 10 years designing, developing, enhancing, and aligning highly transactional front-end and back-end systems for government entities; including the Department of Defense and Department of Commerce.
Barbara is passionate about empowering women and minorities to pursue careers in technology through mentoring. She is a volunteer for The Hour of Code, member of the Women Who Code DC chapter and member of 3M’s Diversity and Inclusion committee.
Barbara holds a B.S in Information Technology Management from the University of Puerto Rico. She currently lives in DC with her husband James and their three pets and soon will be welcoming their first child.