Staff

Makinde Adeagbo
Founder & CEO

FullSizeRender.jpg

Silvana Bacigalupo
VP, Strategy and Operations

 


Galeela Michael
Programs Associate

Joy Ekuta
NY Liaison

 

Board of Directors

Makinde Adeagbo, President
Founder & CEO, /dev/color

Aston Motes, Secretary
Founder, Assorted Bits

Awara Adeagbo, Treasurer
Client Success Manager,
Collective Health

Lindsay Lee
Founder and Managing Partner, Authentic Ventures

imgres.jpg

Grant Olapido
Engineering Manager, Airbnb

Hugh Molotsi (Observer)
Innovator, Advisor, Investor

 

Board of Advisors

Kiva Wilson
Diversity Program Manager, Facebook

Adam Ward
Head of Recruiting, Pinterest

Tiffany Price
Community Engagement Manager, Kapor CSI

Sarah Newman
Recruiting, Pinterest

Ivan Kirigin
Founder & CEO, YesGraph

Jessica Shambora
Head of Communications, Quora

Mark Taguchi
West Coast Managing Director, MLT

Simone Hill
Assistant Director of Admissions, Stanford GSB

0a64d3b.jpg

Adam Zimman
Technology Consultant/Advisor

 

Supporters & Allies

Mike Schroepfer & Erin Hoffmann
April & Andrew Bosworth
Kris Gale
R. & L. Cheng
Eric Giovanola
YCombinator
Pinterest
Aaron Levie
Ola Okelola
Neville Bowers & Janette Fong
Bessemer Venture Partners