The first of a two-part series, ‘Creating a Culture of Inclusion’, was held on August 22nd. Mary Patry, IT Executive Coach and Advisor at ITEffectively, lead the conversation among a community of women in senior IT roles. "Freeing yourself was one thing, claiming ownership of that freed self was another." - Toni Morrison, Nobel Prize for Literature recipient, 1993 Mary Patry shared a few statistics by the National Center for Women in Technology, which provides a look at the gender gap in the IT field: Although 57% of all bachelor-degree recipients are women, only [ … ]