Joined the Board: 2012
Committees: Strategic Planning and Finance; Technology and eCommerce
Marissa is the president and CEO of Yahoo! Before joining Yahoo!, she spent several years at Google and led the product management and engineering efforts of Google’s local, mobile and location-based products including Google Maps, Google Maps for Mobile, Local Search, Google Earth and Street View. Previously, she was Google’s Vice President of Search Products and User Experience, a position she assumed in 2005, and has served in a variety of other capacities, launching hundreds of products and features since she joined the company as its first female engineer in 1999. While at Google, Marissa taught introductory computer programming classes at Stanford University.
She has a bachelor’s degree in symbolic systems and a master’s degree in computer science from Stanford University. She serves on the boards of the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, the San Francisco Ballet, the New York City Ballet and the Smithsonian Cooper – Hewitt, National Design Museum.