Lionheart’s New Intern

Lionheart’s New Intern

                    Hello there! I’m Isabel, and I will be a senior at Mercer Island High School this year. I am thrilled to be working at Lionheart for the summer. Since I started, I have learned so much, from website design, to social media marketing. I have been incredibly lucky to work with such a great team. Since I work remotely and the Lionheart team is small, I have been working independently, which allows me to learn things I wouldn’t have if I had been working in a larger company like Microsoft. It all started when I was invited by a friend to go to a startup panel event at Hing Hay Coworks in Chinatown. The event was aimed at showcasing women who started up their own company. I was hoping to meet people and make connections, so I could possibly land an internship in the summer. With college coming up, I wanted a standout internship on my resume. While at the panel, I heard empowering stories that exhibited the strength of women in the tech field; one story stood out to me. This woman turned a tragic event into a powerful mobile application that people could use to help them manage their loved one’s medical conditions. This startup was called Lionheart. After hearing Tammy’s story, I knew I wanted to work there. I introduced myself and 2 months later, I was invited to work for their social media accounts and website. I was absolutely stoked, and I am so thankful that I’ve had the opportunity to work for such an...