Cynthia Maxwell Engineering Leader and Startup Advisor
Cynthia is an experienced engineering leader who has led product teams that helped make it possible to use your phone for making video calls, reading books, communicating on Slack, or browsing Pinterest.
With a path that has taken her from research at NASA Ames Research Center to earning a PhD in from UC Berkeley in computer graphics to building flagship products at Apple, Pinterest, Yahoo and Slack.
Cynthia has been a leader in the software industry for over 20 years with a front-row seat to several major platform shifts. She now advises startups and mentors others entering the STEM fields.