Global Programs & Partnerships for Communities, Facebook
Katya is an entrepreneur, passionate community builder and strategist who has led international growth at high-growth tech startups and Fortune 500s in the US, Europe, Asia and Africa (inc. Facebook, Uber, OECD & Booz Allen Hamilton).
Her passion in human development has led her to work/programs with a double-bottom line, including working on one of the largest humanitarian efforts to deliver medicine to those affected by HIV/AIDS globally. She is also the organizer of a Burning Man camp, Love Cow, studying mindfulness and is in-training to get her certificate as a yoga teacher.
Currently living in San Francisco, raised in the United States, born in Russia, having lived on two other continents and traveling to 50+ countries brings Katya unique experience in resilience, product localization to achieve growth and empathy for both the community builder and outsider alike.