Uyen graduated from University of Maryland, Baltimore County with a Bachelor’s of Science in Information Systems. She has a background in software development, both server-side and client-side technologies. During her studies at UMBC, she and 4 other groupmates developed a RFID Student Tracking System that monitors attendance for Center for Women in Technology scholars. It is still being utilized on campus.
Uyen was born in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam but she grew up in Baltimore. When she isn’t working, she spends time perfecting the art of making sushi, tending to her hydroponic pepper plants or jamming away on her piano.