Plaza Area Council

Board Member

Tammy Buckner


As the CEO and Founder of WeCode KC, Tammy Buckner’s mission is to raise economic prosperity and equalize the technology playing field for marginalized communities by training, mentoring, and providing technology education to youth and young adults from marginalized communities. A highly sought-after speaker on Innovative Systems Change, Ms. Buckner is a thought leader and highly sought-after technology strategist. In order to close the black tech talent gap, she advocates for entrepreneurship and diversification of technology, changes to the educational system, new pipelines for diversity in the tech industry, and promotions of retention programs.