CEO and Founder, tEQuitable
As both a founder and technologist whose work embodies having FORTITUDE we are delighted to have Lisa Gelobter as our Opening Keynote Speaker. #NoMoreHiddenFigures
Lisa Gelobter is the CEO and Founder of tEQuitable. Using technology to make workplaces more equitable, tEQuitable provides an independent, confidential platform to address issues of bias, harassment, and discrimination.
With 25 years in the industry and products that have been used by billions of people, Lisa has a deep and proven track record in software. She has worked on several pioneering Internet technologies, including Shockwave, Hulu, and the ascent of online video.
Lisa’s experience ranges from small, entrepreneurial startups to large, established organizations. Most recently, she worked at the White House, in the U.S. Digital Service, serving as the Chief Digital Service Officer for the Department of Education. Previously, Lisa acted as the Chief Digital Officer for BET Networks and was a member of the senior management team for the launch of Hulu. She has an expansive background in strategy development, business operations, user-centered design, product management, and engineering.
Lisa brings consumer focus and transformative practice to bear in technology, media, and the social sector.
She is also proud to be a Black Woman with a degree in Computer Science. Go STEM!