Advisory Board

IGNITE Worldwide Advisory Board

The IGNITE Advisory Board is
Changing the Future of STEM

The IGNITE Worldwide Advisory Board Members demonstrate and uphold our shared values of supporting gender and racial equity in STEM. Their personal and professional contributions support IGNITE Worldwide grow to ensure that all girls* and gender-diverse students have equal access to STEM opportunities and exposure to high-demand, high-wage STEM careers.

2022-2023 Advisory Board Members

Elizabeth Hunter
Elizabeth Hunter SVP of Technology Strategy Implementation at T-Mobile
Jenny Phillips
Jenny Phillips Sr. Software Development Manager at T-Mobile
Lindsay Hua
Lindsay Hua Vice President of Global Deployment, Afiniti
Orlando Hampton
Orlando Hampton Chief Customer Officer and General Manager of the United States at Afiniti
Lisa Prince
Lisa Prince VP, Head of Global Diversity, Equity & Inclusion for Afiniti
Dan Rogers
Dan Rogers CEO, Point to Point Transportation
Marge Jackson
Marge Jackson SVP Head of Sales at Comcast
Marianne Marck
Marianne Marck CIO, Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers
Nasim Moghadam
Nasim Moghadam Director of Consulting Services at CGI
Kathleen Nguyen
Kathleen Nguyen Director, IT Clinical Communications at Seattle Children's Hospital
Laura Lederer
Laura Lederer Global Digital Transformation Executive
Migdalia Vazquez
Migdalia Vazquez Rancho Cucamonga Campus President, Universal Technical Institute
Olivier May
Olivier May Principal, Mergers & Acquisitions, Deloitte Consulting LLP
Lorraine Bassett
Lorraine Bassett Chief of Staff, Business Advisor, Amazon Web Services
Mike Mullane
Mike Mullane Managing Director, Accenture
Sara Kuethe
Sara Kuethe Head of Customer Advisory Boards, Google Cloud
Lila Williams
Lila Williams Executive Director, People, Culture, and Finance for Evia
Liz Bander
Liz Bander Senior Program Manager at Microsoft
Ana Nicacio
Ana Nicacio Senior Attorney, Microsoft Corporation
Megan H. Kelly
Megan H. Kelly CEO and Founder of The Mompreneur Nation; Business Development Manager The Conscious Inclusion Company, LLC
Ed Price
Ed Price Senior Program Manager at Microsoft
Nathan Chung
Nathan Chung Senior Cloud Security Consultant, EY
Cynthia Tee
Cynthia Tee VP of Technology, Commerce at Nordstrom
Shalini Thyagaraja
Shalini Thyagaraja Director at Microsoft
Sandy Carter
Sandy Carter Vice President, Public Sector Partners and Programs at Amazon Web Services
Craig Newmark
Craig Newmark Founder of craigslist and Craig Newmark Philanthropies
Heidi Toussaint
Heidi Toussaint Staff UX Researcher at Google
Kristi Yankacy
Kristi Yankacy Senior Engineering Program Manager at Microsoft
Kathryn Kelley
Kathryn Kelley Office Manager, Best Buy Technology Development Center
Michele Amato
Michele Amato Computer Technology Teacher, Broadview Thomson K-8
Uma Maheswari Anbazhagan
Uma Maheswari Anbazhagan Senior Software Design Engineer at Microsoft
Kelly Elston
Kelly Elston UX Research Leader Providence Health & Services
Carmen Marsh
Carmen Marsh CEO and Managing Partner of Inteligenca Inc.
Rebecca Straka
Rebecca Straka Chief Information Officer at Weyerhaeuser Company