Candice creates inclusive strategies for GV and its portfolio companies, and helps the firm expand diversity across the entrepreneurs it funds.
Candice was the first Head of Inclusion & Diversity at Pinterest, where she spent over four years leading strategy and programs to drive diverse talent, policy and product outcomes. Prior to that, Candice spent a decade honing her expertise in diversity strategy and practice at Catalyst, based on Wall Street and in Zurich, Switzerland. Her clients were F1000 global organizations across a range of industries, from technology, professional and financial services to healthcare, oil and gas and consumer goods. Candice has been named one of Fast Company's Most Creative People in Business, and in 2017, was recognized in The Root 100, The Root’s annual list of the most influential African Americans, ages 25 to 45.
A New York native and Stuyvesant High School alum, Candice holds a BS in Psychology and Business minor from Carnegie Mellon University, and a MSc in Cross-Cultural Psychology from Brunel University in London.