Athena Kan is a highly accomplished CEO, computer science expert, researcher, and former software engineer at world-renowned organizations such as Uber, the City of Boston, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, and more. She is a Harvard University alumnus with a Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science. Athena has shared her wealth of knowledge and experience with the companies she's worked for and co-founded, such as the technology-focused social enterprise, Coding it Forward.
Athena has also held positions as the Managing Partner at Dorm Room Fund, Greylock X Fellow at Greylock Partners, and has served as part of the investing team at 8VC. She is a problem-solver at heart, driving projects that aim to make positive changes in the world. Athena now heads Dreambound, a biotech company that is developing innovative gene therapies.
Throughout her career, Athena Kan has demonstrated her skills in software engineering, project management, business strategy, and leadership. These talents have been recognized by the organizations she has worked with, and she continues to seek ways to innovate and make a positive impact.