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SWE Diverse Podcast: Equinix Sponsored Episode with Helenn Gutierrez

Check out episode 182 of Diverse, a SWE Podcast.
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In this episode of Diverse, our host Sam East, sits down with Helenn Gutierrez, Capacity Engineer Senior Associate at Equinix. When she isn’t busy at Equinix, Helenn can be found camping, biking, playing dungeons and dragons, and keeping her high global ranking in Destiny player vs. player. Listen to this episode to hear about what first attracted Helenn to STEM and how her move from the Dominican Republic to Florida impacted her decision to pursue engineering.

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Helenn pictured with her classmates at the Miami Lakes Education Center.
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Helenn and her wife at their Dungeons & Dragons themed wedding!

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Host: Sam East

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Sam East is a media personality based in Toronto, Canada. You can hear her on “Sam & Dames” in the afternoon from 3-7PM on Toronto’s #1 Hit Music Station, 99.9 Virgin Radio, and with the iHeartRadio Canada app.
Sam also hosts and produces the podcast Lessons to My Younger Self, where she chats with great storytellers, experts, artists, and thought-leaders as they reflect on their biggest life lessons, and what wisdom they would pass on to their younger selves. Season 1 features; the voice of Bugs Bunny, Eric Bauza, singer-songwriter Jully Black, The Social’s Jess Allen, sexologist Dr. Jess O’Reilly, and more.
A passionate content creator, a short video Sam made caught the attention of Oprah Winfrey, which led to a one-on-one interview in June of 2019. She’s also interviewed the Jonas Brothers, and the cast of Aquaman and the Umbrella Academy, among others. You can see regular content uploaded to her 43k+ followers on TikTok featuring pop culture analysis, behind the scenes of working in radio, empowering affirmations, and a candid look at life in a Filipino family.
Sam is currently pursuing a certification in Meditation Teacher Training.


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