Barbara is a groundbreaking Ugandan social entrepreneur, technologist, consultant, and mentor. She is the founder and executive director of Women in Technology Uganda, an organization that transforms and empowers the lives of women and girls using STEM education and digital jobs. She is the co-founder of Hive Colab, Uganda’s first innovation hub, business accelerator, and incubator for East African technology startups. She has developed relationships with the government, development partners, and international organizations such as Microsoft, Intel, Google, and others. Barbara has a bachelor’s degree in Business Computing from Makerere University Business School and a post-graduate diploma in project planning and management from Uganda Management Institute.