Renee Wittemyer

Renee Wittemyer
Executive Office of Melinda Gates
Sr. Lead for Tech Innovation, Program Strategy

Dr. Renee Wittemyer is the Senior Lead for Tech Innovation at Pivotal Ventures, the executive office of Melinda Gates, which focuses on accelerating progress on social issues affecting women and girls in the U.S. In her role, Renee leads the organization’s work to activate and elevate girls and women as leaders of tech innovation. She previously worked at Intel in a number of positions, including as the Director of Strategy and Research of Intel’s $300 million Global Diversity and Inclusion effort. Renee also worked as a researcher in Microsoft Research Labs in India. For her work on gender and technology, Renee has been awarded the “GemTech Global Achiever Award” by UN Women. She holds a PhD from the University of California, Berkeley focused in development studies and a Master’s degree in Public Affairs from Princeton University’s Woodrow Wilson School.

Other Profiles you might like

Janice Zdankus Photo

Janice Zdankus

Janice Zdankus is Vice President of Quality in Hewlett Packard Enterprise’s Customer Experience and Quality team.  In this role, Janice and her team are transforming

Read More »
Yvonne Melton

Yvonne Melton

Yvonne is a Program Manager on Google’s Computer Science Education team. In her role she manages external partnerships and works with program teams such as

Read More »
Misty II

Misty II

A Boulder native, Misty is an experienced (computer) visionary. She enjoys recognizing friends and meeting new people. She is an ardent traveler, and mapping is

Read More »
Lisa Flores

Lisa Flores

Lisa A. Flores is Associate Professor in the Department of Communication at the University of Colorado.  She has a Ph.D. in Speech Communication from the

Read More »
Scroll to Top