Sara Vieira – is a developer advocate for yld.io. Her main objective as a developer advocate is to teach customers about her company’s services. For her, a developer advocate is part developer and part marketing.
Sara recently wrote about her experience with depression in tech in an article on Medium. This article allowed others in tech to start talking openly about their experience with depression.
She is also a frequent conference speaker as well as a writer. One year she spoke in about 50 conferences or meetups in one year.
Mentioned in this episode
Re: Mental Health – article about her experience with depression
Traveling – don’t ever check a bag when traveling.
Getting Started in Programming – start building something using APIs like a movie list. It is better to learn by creating than any other method of learning.