The Tech Side Ft. Ayanna Releford

GriPSSI Episode 8

On this episode of GriPSSI, Dr. Cindy welcomes Ayanna Releford to the show!

Ayanna Releford is a senior at the University of Nevada, Reno currently double majoring in Information Systems and Spanish Literature. Ayanna is the Director of Diversity and Inclusion for the Associated Students of the University of Nevada. For the past year and a half, Ayanna has been interning at International Game Technology for their Global IT Help Desk and their Airport Operations.

Episode Notes

In this episode, Ayanna discusses her journey and career in the tech industry as a woman of color. She gave some powerful insight for ways regular citizens to be better with technology.


  • The top 3 cyber security mistakes people make consistently
  • How to better protect your data and your personal information
  • Why some technology isn’t really safe.