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Emily Gupton is a based in Austin Texas. She has a variety of experience in various industries but her superpower is connecting people. She currently serves as COO for FOLIO. She also volunteers for Austin Women in Technology and the League of Women Voters - Texas.

Community involvement and giving back are integral parts of who she is. Emily has a passion for people, equity, curiosity, technology, and how things work.


Data Science Salon - How Female Forward Communities in Tech Make a Difference Event
April 2023

Celebrating the last week of Women’s Month 2023, this week’s #DSSBreak edition is giving those communities a voice that are on a mission to close the gender gap in tech. I’m excited to talk to Lori Rodriguez, US Chapter President at Women in Tech and Emily Gupton, Director of Community Partnerships at Austin Women in Technology and learn more about their community goals, initiatives for this year, and why female forward communities are still much needed in the industry #womenintech #womenindata #womenshistorymonth

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Austin Women in Technology on Austin Tech Connect Podcast
May 2023

In this week's episode, Thom Singer sits down with Heather Trumpfheller and Emily Gupton from AWT to hear about all they do to serve the Austin community.

AWT: Austin Women in Technology ( is a 501c3 non-profit organization that empowers women in the technology industry in Austin. AWT was founded in 1992 with the goal of helping women in tech advance their careers, build professional networks, and develop leadership skills. AWT hosts regular events and workshops, as well as a mentorship program, to connect women in the technology industry with resources and opportunities to help them succeed in their careers. Additionally, AWT promotes diversity and inclusion in the tech industry and works to increase the representation of women in leadership positions.

Interview on Who Is Austin

Coming Soon!


Celebrating Women's History Month Austin Women in Technology on Studio512 KXAN
March 2023

Celebrating Women's History Month with AWT.


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