In this episode, Co-Founder of Social Cipher, Vanessa Castañeda Gill (she/her) joins the show to discuss how her company is creating space for Neurodivergent youth to thrive through their space pirate-themed social-emotional learning games. Social Cipher is led by a team of Neurodivergent Founders, including Vanessa herself.
Vanessa and Thamarrah (she/her) talk:
- the importance of autistic youth failing safely
- challenges faced by neurodivergent people caused by inequity in the workplace in the startup space as founders
- how we can all support the neurodivergent community