There are many women all over the world who use Ubuntu and/or contribute to the Ubuntu Community in a variety of ways. This page provides profiles of some of these women.

Member List

(sorted alphabetically)

Last, First Name

Launchpad or wikipage

IRC Nick

Country

Ubuntu Participation

Technical Interests

Ayer, Vidya

[:VidAyer:Vidya Ayer]

svaksha

India

Fridge

Bethlehem, Catharina

[https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-women/2006-May/000248.html Catharina Bethlehem]

Netherlands

Krumbach, Elizabeth

[:ElizabethBevilacqua:Elizabeth Krumbach]

pleia2

USA

US-PA LoCo, US Mentor, Classroom

Packaging, Sysadmin, Perl

Branden, Romana

[:RomanaBranden:Romana Branden]

romana

Australia

Chionh, Claudine

[https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-women/2006-March/000010.html Claudine Chionh]

Australia

Chyla, Kamila

[:KamilaChyla:Kamila Chyla]

Devarajan, Kadambari

["Kadambari Devarajan"]

India

Cryptography, AI, Programming

Duchatelle, Isabelle

[:bapoumba:Isabelle Duchatelle]

bapoumba

France

Elgin, Sheri

[https://launchpad.net/~rihanha rihanha]

rihanha

USA

US-Ubuntu Idaho LoCo

Ergun, Mehmet Atif

[https://wiki.ubuntu.com/mehmetaergun Mehmet Atif Ergun]

Turkey

Figueiras, Ana

[:Ana Figueiras:Ana Figueiras]

afigueiras

Portugal

Portugal LoCo

Ghandeharioun, Asma

AsmaGhandeharioun

four-o-four,asma

Iran

programming

Gonzales, Diana Jayne

[https://launchpad.net/~godiane Diana Jayne Gonzales]

godiane

Philippines

Ubuntu Tagalog Translator

Web Development, Pattern Recognition, FOSS Advocacy

Gourgues, Anicée

[https://launchpad.net/~cinaee Anicée Gourgues]

cinaee

France

Harrison, Lesley

[https://launchpad.net/~etali Lesley Harrison]

Etali

UK

Support, advocacy

PHP, Python, C++, web development, security

Herber, Rebecca

[https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-women/2006-June/000307.html Rebecca Herber]

Hoekstra, Akke

laacque

Netherlands

Member of the Dutch ubuntu-team, moderator of the Dutch Ubuntu-forum, translator

Hogbin, Emma Jane

[https://launchpad.net/~emmajane Emma Jane Hogbin]

emmajane

Canada

Documentation, IRC loafing

Web development (on-line communities)

Honeywell, Leigh

[https://launchpad.net/~hypa7ia Leigh Honeywell]

hypa7ia

Canada

none yet other than hanging around IRC :)

Asterisk, networking, security

Hughes, Magen

Tottenkoph

USA

IRC, class

Security, programming, networking

Jiménez, July

[https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-women/2006-March/000145.html July Jiménez]

Colombia

Kallio, Ursula A.

[https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-women/2006-March/000008.html Ursula A. Kallio]

USA

Kirakosyan, Alina

[https://launchpad.net/people/pisukella Alina Kirakosyan]

Knox, Alyssa

[https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-women/2006-June/000306.html Alyssa Knox]

Canada

Kolp, Erin

[http://wiki.ubuntu-women.org/ErinKolp Erin L. Kolp]

elk80

USA

Ubuntu, hardware installation reports, advocacy

networking, on-line communities, marketing

Kurdziolek, Meg

[:MegKurdziolek:Meg Kurdziolek]

megthekiwi

USA

Lopez, Belinda (Dinda)

[https://wiki.ubuntu.com/BelindaLopez Belinda (Dinda) Lopez]

dinda

USA

Malmrose, Cathy

cathym

USA

Hardware designed for Ubuntu

hardware, Python, interoperability, web security, IP law

Mazzoni, Lucia

[https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-women/2006-March/000020.html Lucia Mazzoni]

Italy

Medina, Yolynne

[https://yolynne.wordpress.com Yolynne Medina]

ulinskie

Philippines

Morgan, Mackenzie

http://launchpad.net/~maco.m

maco

USA

Bug Control, KDE, patching, packaging

C, Glib/GTK, learning Qt/C++

Normandy, Elaine

[https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-women/2006-June/000332.html Elaine Normandy]

USA

Okite, Judy

[https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-women/2006-March/000083.html Judy Okite]

Kenya

Pereira, Susana

[:Susana:Susana Pereira]

Susana

Portugal

Portugal LoCo

Pintscher, Lydia

[http://wiki.ubuntu-women.org/LydiaPintscher Lydia Pintscher]

Nightrose

Germany

Kubuntu, packaging, advocacy

KDE, Amarok, community building, marketing, medicine, usability, security

Ranta, Miia

[http://myrtti.fi Miia Ranta] ([https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-women/2007-April/000806.html ml intro])

Myrtti

Finland

Ubuntu, Xubuntu, Ubuntu IRC channels, Ubuntu Finland LoCo, user support, advocacy

Ubuntu, Exaile, maemo, Ubuntu Mobile, LaTeX, XHTML/CSS, CLI scripting

Samson, Barbara

[:BarbaraSamson:Barbara Samson]

Canada

Schelske, Solange

[http://solange-schelske.blogspot.com My Blog]

Princess Leia

Argentina

Ubuntu, Debian, MiSoL

c++ Programming, DocBook, PHP, Symfony, networking, security

Schweingruber, Myriam Rita

[https://wiki.ubuntu.com/MyriamSchweingruber Myriam Rita Schweingruber]

Mamarok

Switzerland

Swiss Loco Team contact, advocacy, Kubuntu

KDE, Amarok, Gnu/Linux in general, Free Software advocacy

Siddall, Clytie

[http://live.gnome.org/ClytieSiddall Clytie Siddall]

Australia

Silber, Jane

[https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-women/2006-March/000003.html Jane Silber]

England

Soler, Maria

[http://jardigrec.eu/Members/maria/maria-s-wsop-blog Maria Soler]

Tenderini, Rossana Lopez

[https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-women/2006-June/000282.html Rossana Lopez Tenderini]

Chile

Timm, Linnéa Björk

[https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-women/2006-June/000286.html Linnéa Björk Timm]

LadyFrost

Sweden

Trinidad, Cindy

[https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-women/2006-June/000338.html Cindy Trinidad]

Philippines

Waeckerlin, Mirjam

[http://wiki.ubuntu.com/MirjamWaeckerlin Mirjam Waeckerlin]

Zerlinna

Germany

Weideman, Jane

[https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-women/2006-March/000053.html Jane Weideman]

South Africa

Zlotos, Ragni

[https://launchpad.net/~ronia Ragni Zlotos]

ronia

Germany

Journalism, PR, Documentation, Programming, LaTeX, Ruby, Java

Ben Rhouma, Hanen

[https://launchpad.net/~hanen105 Hanen Ben Rhouma]

hanen

Tunisia

Software Development, Bug Triaging, Open Source Advocacy, Java, J2EE, OSGi, Cloud Computing