A Woman’s Journey from Attorney to Software Engineer

July 18, 2017

8:30 am

Some people are daunted by the mere thought of making a career change, even when they really want to. Successful people take that challenge as an opportunity. They summon their courage and push themselves to explore new horizons.

Erika Angarita obtained a law degree in Columbia, but over time didn’t feel the same passion for practicing law. She found herself at a professional crossroads and made the leap from lawyer to software engineer…and she’s never been happier.

Watch her inspiring story below, and read her full story about growing up in a small town in Columbia, going through coding camps, deciding to ditch law and seek a career as a software developer HERE.

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