Yes, tech has a diversity problem. But our focus on diversity numbers sometimes overshadows the amazing work that is currently being done by black leaders in tech.
For as long as there has been a tech industry it has been shaped by the contributions of black people, and our present day is no exception.
So take a minute to read about some of tech’s current leaders, then follow them on Twitter, sign up for their blogs, and start listening to what they have to say. These individuals are at the top of their respective fields and also have important things to say about how to fix tech’s diversity problem — pay attention.