Professional Development Speakers

Lisa Gelobter

Lisa Gelobter is the CEO and Co-founder of tEQuitable. Using technology to make workplaces more equitable, tEQuitable provides an independent, confidential platform to address issues of bias, harassment, and discrimination.  
 
Lisa has pioneered Internet technologies that have been used by billions of people including Shockwave, Hulu, and the ascent of online video. Most recently, she worked at the White House, 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.  
 
Lisa was named one of Fast Company’s Most Creative People, is spotlighted in Eric Ries’ book The Startup Way, and serves on the Board/Steering Committees of Times Up Tech, /dev/color, the Obama Foundation’s Tech Council, and The Education Trust.  
 
She is also proud to be a Black woman with a degree in Computer Science. Go STEM!