Name: Lilibeth Gangas
Curator Since: February 2016
Title: CTCO @ Kapor Center | SW_Oakland Organizer
Twitter Handle: @lilsg31
Lili Gangas is the Chief Technology Community Officer at the Kapor Center. In this role, Lili helps catalyze Oakland’s emergence as a social impact hub of tech done right – where tech, diverse talent, and action driven partnerships can tackle pressing social and economic inequities of our communities head-on. Before coming to the Kapor Center, Lili was an Associate Principal at Accenture Technology Lab’s Open Innovation team, building bridges between startups and Global 2000 commercial clients through cross sector collaboration. She was also a founding member of the Innovation Services team at Booz Allen specializing in crowdsourcing, prize challenges, and open data solutions for the public sector. Before that, Lili could be found in the lab working on firmware solutions for the aerospace industry as a Senior Multi-Disciplined Software Engineer at Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems. In addition to her day jobs, Lili is an active Techstars Startup Weekend organizer (Oakland, DC) and advisor to Dreamwakers.org and OpenDataNation.com. Contact Lili@kaporcenter.org.