NMTC 2018 Women In Technology Honors Prisca Tiasse Yoder And Caitlin Kontgis Of Los Alamos

Prisca Tiasse Yoder, Ph.D, owner of The Community Lab, LLC


New Mexico Technology Council (NMTC) will recognize eight women in multiple tech industries at its 2018 Women in Technology Celebration March 8 at the Sandia Casino.

Two of the eight honorees are from Los Alamos:

  • Prisca Tiasse Yoder, Ph.D, owner of The Community Lab, LLC; and
  • Applied Scientist Caitlin Kontgis of Descartes Labs.

They join women being recognized at this annual event from the fields of aeronautics to biotechnology and information technology in large organizations to startups.

All of the honorees have found a way to give back to their communities and mentor other women along the way.


Caitlin Kontgis, Applied Scientist at Descartes Labs

The community is invited to join NMTC Thursday, March 8, for the 10th Annual Women In Technology Celebration to recognize the achievements of these women working in New Mexico’s technology arena, promoting the role of women in tech and science, and encouraging women to pursue careers in these fields.

Tickets to attend the event are available at HoldMyTicket until midnight, Monday.