Shireen Mitchell

Founder, Digital Sisters/Sistas Inc

Shireen Mitchell is a serial founder. Her organization, Digital Sisters/Sistas Inc., is the first to focus on women and girls of color in tech and online access. Shireen created the first women of color web multimedia management firm (MHG). She founded Stop Online Violence Against Women (SOVAW), a project that addresses online threats against women – particularly women who face both gender-based and racially charged threats of violence. She is Co-Founder of the Nonprofit 2.0 and Feminism 2.0 conferences. Feminism 2.0 is the conference that jumpstarted traditional women’s organizations’ use of social media and online outreach to better organize.