SHERYL SANDBERG

Monday, April 1, 2013, 7:30 pm
Venue: Nourse Theatre

Series: Special Events

Sheryl Sandberg is Chief Operating Officer at Facebook. She oversees the firm’s business operations including sales, marketing, business development, legal, human resources, public policy and communications. Prior to Facebook, Sheryl was vice president of Global Online Sales and Operations at Google, where she built and managed online sales for advertising and publishing and operations for consumer products worldwide. She was also instrumental in launching Google.org, Google’s philanthropic arm. Sheryl previously served as Chief of Staff for the United States Treasury Department under President Bill Clinton and began her career as an economist with the World Bank. She received a B.A. in Economics and an M.B.A from Harvard University. She serves on the boards of Facebook, The Walt Disney Company, Women for Women International, V-Day, ONE and chairs the board of Lean In. Her new book is Lean In: Woman, Work, and the Will to Lead.

Condoleezza Rice is a former Secretary of State, a political scientist, and an accomplished pianist. When she was appointed Secretary of State in 2005 by George W. Bush, she became the first African-American woman to hold the position. She is currently a faculty member at the Stanford University Graduate School of Business.