Co-Founder New York On Tech
New York On Tech (NYOT), a 501c3 nonprofit organization on a mission to prepare the next generation of technology leaders emerging from New York City.
NYOT provides underrepresented students with access to the development,
mentoring, networking and professional experiences that prepare them for degrees and careers
in technology. Their work has been featured in major media outlets such as Forbes, CNN, Wells
Fargo, Sirius XM Radio, Huffington Post, TechCrunch, BET, Black Enterprise, AlleyWatch and
The Network Journal.
Prior to NYOT, Santana worked as a technology consultant for global brands such as JPMorgan
Chase, Accenture and Deloitte and has been named a Pahara Institute Next-Gen Leader, World
Economic Forum Global Shaper, Entrepreneur in Residence at General Assembly, 2015 Wells
Fargo Millennial Activist, 2015 Camelback Ventures Social Innovation Fellow, 2016 Points of
Light Civic Accelerator Entrepreneur, 4.0 Schools Launch Entrepreneur, JPMorganChase
Global Enterprise Technology Leader, Morgan Stanley Emerging Leader, Deloitte Future
Leaders Apprentice and one of 50 Visionary Women L eaders to Watch in 2015 by Innov8t iv
Magazine. Santana is also one of the inaugural technology anchors on Univision.
Her commitment to philanthropy and community engagement is evidenced by her world travels
and work in parts of Europe, China and South America to work with nonprofits, private
companies and social enterprises that better local communities and economies. She graduated
with degrees in Accounting and Information Technology from Syracuse University.