Stellah Rotich was born and raised in Bomet, Kenya. Despite being raised in a place without computers, Stella has developed a passion for the field. She completed her undergraduate degree in computer science at the University of Eldoret last April. While at school, Stella co-founded dLab, an IT incubation centre in Eldoret. She is currently an IT assistant at TextBookCentre and part time software developer for Hezelsoft Solutions.
“Many women and men will come to realize that empowering the community through technology and education will transform countries. I want to share what I learn from the conference. Through the knowledge gained at GHC I shall demonstrate that each of us has the power to improve our world, individually and collectively as the GHC is already doing to reach out the women in computing.”