Sheila Lirio Marcelo

CEO & Co-Founder

Proof of Learn

Sheila Lirio Marcelo is the Co-Founder and CEO of Proof of Learn, a Web3 learning platform with a mission to unlock accessible, high-quality education across the world. She also currently serves as a Venture Partner at New Enterprise Associates (NEA). Ms. Marcelo previously founded in 2006, where she was Chairwoman and CEO until early 2020, when the company was sold to IAC. Marcelo has been honored with numerous accolades. Sheila recently received the 2022 Helen G. Drinan Visionary Leader Award from Simmons University. She was one of Fortune magazine's "Top 10 Women Entrepreneurs" and appeared at Fortune's Most Powerful Women Summit. She was just named on Forbes 50 Over 50 and SUCCESS Magazine’s Woman of Influence 2022. She is a Henry Crown Fellow with the Aspen Institute, a Young Global Leader of the World Economic Forum, was awarded a Marshall Memorial Fellowship and is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations.