Lori Wright brings experience and knowledge to international nonprofit
ATLANTA (September 27, 2021) – Arnall Golden Gregory (AGG) is pleased to announce that Lori Wright has been appointed to the Advisory Board of the international non-profit organization Women Who Code.
Lori is a partner at AGG and chairs the firm’s extensive Technology practice, representing buyers and sellers while navigating the legal, business, and practical issues that arise in the course of the development, commercialization, procurement, and deployment of technology. Lori routinely engages with some of the largest and most sophisticated service providers in the world, yielding market-leading results for the benefit of her clients.
“Currently the number of women in the technology sector is small, but it is encouraging to see their numbers growing. Women Who Code is at the forefront of helping to empower women in this crucial industry,” said Lori. “I’m delighted to have the opportunity to serve as an advisor to an organization as prolific and game-changing as Women Who Code.”
Women Who Code provides programming and services to over 290,000 members worldwide and is committed to diverse women excelling in technology careers. By focusing on accessibility and inclusion they provide 1,800 free technical, career, and leadership development events annually, allowing their work to drive meaningful change and impact at the individual, community, and industry level.
“It is the commitment from industry leaders like Lori, that enables us to drive our mission forward,” said Alaina Percival, CEO at Women Who Code. “Her guidance will help us to navigate our next phase of growth as we strive to see diverse women better represented as technologists and leaders.”
ABOUT ARNALL GOLDEN GREGORY LLP
Arnall Golden Gregory (AGG) is an Am Law 200 law firm with offices in Atlanta and Washington, D.C. Our client-service model is rooted in taking a “business sensibility” approach of fully understanding how our clients’ legal matters fit into their overall business objectives. Our transaction, litigation, and regulatory counselors serve clients in healthcare, real estate, litigation, and other dispute resolution, business transactions, fintech, technology, global commerce, economic development, public finance, government investigations, and logistics and transportation. With our rich experience and know-how, we don’t ask “if,” we figure out “how.” Visit us at www.agg.com.
ABOUT WOMEN WHO CODE
Women Who Code (WWCode) is an international nonprofit dedicated to inspiring women to excel in technology careers. WWCode is building a world where diverse women are better represented as technologists and leaders. The organization has executed more than 14,000 free events around the world, garnered a membership exceeding 290,000, and delivers programming to members in 134 countries. Help empower even more women to advance in tech with the training and community they need to succeed by supporting WWCode. Learn more at womenwhocode.com.