Blithe Rocher is a web developer based in Oakland, California. Previously, Blithe worked for an Atlanta-based Big Nerd Ranch. At BNR she used Ruby on Rails to develop web applications for clients and helped teach a Ruby training course. Prior to becoming a developer, she received a PhD in physical chemistry from the University of Southern California.
Additionally, Blithe is passionate about teaching other women how to become developers. She helped co-organize Rails Girls ATL, a monthly meetup for women interested in learning about programming.