Lisa founded and leads Grow with Google, which is Google’s $1 billion commitment to economic opportunity for all. Since 2017, Grow with Google has helped over 8 million Americans and more than 90 million globally grow their skills, careers, and businesses. One of her most significant contributions is the creation of Google Career Certificates, which provide people access to in-demand, high paying jobs regardless of educational background or work experience. These certificates have provided significant upward mobility to 50k jobseekers and counting. Lisa also leads Google for Startups, which levels the playing field for underrepresented founders and helps startups thrive across every corner of the world.
Lisa Gevelber has over 30 years experience in General Management, Marketing, and Product Management including over 20 years in Silicon Valley. Her career spans from early stage startups to Fortune 50 companies, including Intuit and Procter and Gamble. In addition to leading Grow with Google, Lisa has also been the Chief Marketing Officer for the Americas Region at Google for the past 11 years.