Mentors

Business of Art

Anya Spielman

Artist, Painter
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Laura Smith Blair

Artist, Painter
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Jill D'Alessandro

Art Curator
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Jessica Shaefer

Global Art Program Manager, Facebook, Co-founder, Mixed Use
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Shannon Kaye

Start-up Art Fair, HGTV personality
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Nellie King Solomon

Maker, Nellie King Solomon
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Beauty/Lifestyle

Marissa Shipman

CEO, theBalm Cosmetics
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Lore Phillips

Executive Director of Style, i.am/will.iam
Instagram

Lindey Rollin

Sr. Director, Beautycounter
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Julia Y. Hu

Sr. Manager,  Eventbrite
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Patricia Haimes

Head of Fragrance & Beauty, Chanel
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Branding/Consumer Insight

Kate Elizabeth Catalinac

Creative Director, BBDO San Francisco
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Francesca Hashim

Brand Director, Everlane

Etienne Fang

UX Insights Director, Uber
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Jenna Briand

CCO, Redbird
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Randi Seiff

President, Randi Seiff Design
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Claudia Mason

Client Partner, BDC
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Anita Motwani

Head of West Coast Sales, Celsius Network
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Casey Georgeson

VP Creative, The Wine Group
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Claudia Strauss

Former CEO, Grey Group
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Maria Kuhn

Marketing, Brand and Communications Consultant
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Lisa Clapper

Founder, Yay Collective
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Adrienne Arieff

Co-founder- Project Mentor, AEA Advisory, BECK Media, Author, Advisor
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Communications/Events

Aziza Johnson

Director, Corporate Affairs, American Express
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Danielle Ernst

Global PR, Intuit
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Lisa Resling Halpern

Global Connector/Consultant, LRH
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Monica Chieng

Events Director, Sales Force
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Nissa Anklesaria

Director of Ads, Facebook
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Sophie Sieck

PR Manager, LinkedIn
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Lisa Nourse

Founder, LNPR
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Angi Ramos

Account Supervisor, OutCast
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Stephanie Franco

Founder, SpotOnEvents
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Creative Director/Photography/Music/Film

Nina Lalic

Creative Director, Brief Agency
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Robbie Brenner

Producer, Head of Mattel Film Division
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Lauri Levenfeld

Creative Director, TPFW/G, Cofounder, Project Mentor
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Marquita Terry Lanier

Founder, Love the Laniers
Instagram

Sasha Lazard

Creative Director/Singer, Myth of Red
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Khadija D Neumann

Producer, Khadija Neuman
Instagram

Tzvia Shelef

Executive Director, Silicon Valley Jewish Film Festival
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Joyce Chen

Head of Production, Facebook
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Emily Moore

Freelance Executive Producer, Film Director
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Zuzy Martin Lynch

Filmmaker,Advertising Executive, Co-Creator, Freequency Media
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Design/Trade

Stephanie Catron-Holguin

Creative Director, Stephanie Catron Design Collaborative, LLC
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Coralie Langston-Jones

PR Consultant, Room & Board
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Jennifer Dawes

Founder, Jennifer Dawes Design
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Bridget Cooper

Founder, Bridget Cooper
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Nancy Madynski

Co-Founder, Design Barre
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Katja O'Brien

Founder, Katja Tamara
Instagram

Maja Smith

Founder, Found by Maja
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Digital Marketing/Social Media

Amanda Garrigus

Fashion Blogger/Founder, With Love, Amanda
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Melissa Ouellette

CEO, Philip B Botanicals
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Lauren Fong

President, CINC Studios
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Chriselle Lim

Digital Entrepreneur, Chriselle Factor
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Rachel Masters

Digital Marketing & Partnerships, Self
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Emmalie Kipp

Digital Director, OutCast
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Darci Rosenblum

GM, VP Digital and Consumer Experience, OLLY
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Entertainment

Plavka Coleridge

Singer/Songwriter
Instagram

Samantha D'Souza

Public Relations Specialist, Beck Media & Marketing
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Paige Verducii

Account Supervisor, Beck Media & Marketing
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Tierney Oakes

Technology Team Leader, Beck Media & Marketing
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Andrea Feczko

Host/Segment Producer, Walt Disney Television
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Nicole Boxer

Filmaker, Activist
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Olivia Peeke

Talent Publicist, Slash PR
Instagram

Ellie Patrikios

Actress, EvPlanet
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Samantha D'Souza

Entertainment PR
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Entrepreneur

Maria Peevey

Founder, The Reset
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Brandee Barker

Founder, Pramana Collective
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Paula Stewart

Founder, Paula Stewart & Associates Inc.
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Zem Joaquin

Founder, Near Future Summit
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Maria Shelton

Founder, Ardian Group
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Loren Rochelle

Founder, NOM
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Jan D'Alessandro

Founder, Blue J Strategies
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Elyse Kaye

Founder, Bloom Bras
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Tiffany Shlain

Founder, Let it Ripple
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Lisa Leckie

Founder, Human Kind Co.
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Miranda Jones

Co-founder, Galanter&Jones
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Emily Morse

Founder, Sex w Emily
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Lydia Wendt

Founder, California Cloth Foundry
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Beth Weesner

Founder, Crypto Curious
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Kriss Kokoefer

CEO, Kay Chesterfield
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Linda Rodin

Founder, Linda Rodin
Instagram

Bobbi Dunphy

Co-Founder, Finance the Future, Re:Generation
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Kelly Fair

Attorney, Dentons
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Business of Fashion

Eni Buiron

Designer, LuLu et GiGi Couture
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Belen Hormaeche

Senior Buyer, NET-A-PORTER
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Bianca Gates

Founder, Birdies Inc.
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Fruzsina Keehn

Founder, Fruzsina Keehn Interior Designs & Jewelry
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Alicia Adams

Founder, Alicia Adams Alpaca Inc.
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Lubov Azria

Fashion Designer, Former CEO BCBG
Instagram

Nicole Sassaman

Founder, Nicole Sassaman Showroom
Instagram

Rebecca Minkoff

Founder, Rebecca Minkoff
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Mara Hoffman

Founder, Mara Hoffman
Instagram

Colleen Quen

Couturiere, Colleen Quen
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Galina Solobev

CEO, Single
Instagram

Fif Ghobadian

Founder, Road 22
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Denise Vizcara

Founder, VPR
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Lois Letzt

Founder/ Creative Director, Les Tout Petit
Instagram

Jene Park

Creative Director, Thomas Wylde
Instagram

Food

Sylvia Rallo

Restauranteur, Resmex
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Shelly Lindgren

Restaurant owner, A16, SPQR
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Catherine McCord

Weelicious/ One Potato, Founder
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Marketing

Rimma Boshernitsan

Founder & CEO, DIALOGUE
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Pascale Marchand

Sr. Director of Corporate Communications, ZipRecruiter
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Kimberly Charles

CEO, Charles Communications
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Vanessa Correa

Chief Brand Officer, University of California
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Franchesca Hashim

Branding, Airbnb
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Susan Moody

Founder, Self
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Faith Wheeler

Founder, Jaded Palate Productions
Instagram

Media/ Journalism

Maggie Mcalister

Director, Brand Messaging, Smashbox Cosmetics
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Leslie Jonah

Content Editor, KiwiCo, Inc.
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Cristina Coumo

Founder, Editor, PURIST
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Carla Hawkes

Video, Editor, Pop Sugar
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Katie Hintz Zimbrano

Founder/Editor, mothermag.com
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Carolyn Alburger

Cities Director, VOX Media
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Lauren Goodman

Stylist, Free-lance
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Laura Ling

Producer, Discovery

 

Non-Profit/Social Enterprise/Philanthropy

Heather Ramsey

Co-founder, WAKE: Women's Alliance for Knowledge Exchange
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Nia Weeks

Founding Executive Director, Citizen SHE United
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Abby Falik

Global Citizen Year, CEO
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Doniece Sandoval

CEO/Founder, Lava Mae
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Jane Chen

CEO/Founder, Embrace
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Dorka Keehn

Art Consultant, Entrepreneur
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Kathleen Kelly

Philanthropy, Stanford Professor
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Suzanne Lerner

President/ Co-Founder, Michael Stars
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Amy Moy

Essential Access Health
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Becky Straw

Co-Founder, The Adventure Project
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Julayne Virgil

CEO, Girls Inc
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Venture

Jesse Draper

Halogen Ventures
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Mo Clancy

Entrepreneur, Acorn Ventures
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Katera Mujadidi

Investor Relations, Northgate Capital 
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Wellness

 

Emily Wagner

Wellness Leader, Groomed LA
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Erica Gragg

Wellness/travel, Escape To Shape
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Neka Pasquale

Wellness, Urban Remedy
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