Melissa Halfon

Melissa Halfon is the Lead Software Engineer at Fairygodboss. She started her career at the U.S. Army and later moved into the financial industry building trading strategies for a $600 million dollar hedge fund. She is also co-founder and former CTO of an education startup focused on advancing equity in computer science. Melissa cares deeply about building diverse teams, saving the planet while we still can, and orange cats.