Stacy Brown-Philpot is the Founding Member of SB Opportunity Fund and Board Director at Nordstrom. She was the CEO at TaskRabbit after having served as the company’s COO for three years. A passion for the convergence of operational, analytical, and strategic execution inspired Stacy to join TaskRabbit, where she applied her experience to scaling and expanding the marketplace. Before taking the operational helm at TaskRabbit, Stacy served as Entrepreneur-In-Residence at Google Ventures, lending strategic expertise to the firm’s portfolio companies. Prior to that, she spent nearly a decade leading global operations for Google’s flagship products, including Search, Chrome, and Google+, and served as Head of Online Sales and Operations for Google India. Stacy founded the Black Googler Network, a seminal component of diversification initiatives at Google and the larger technology industry. She also brings a background in finance from her time at PricewaterhouseCoopers and Goldman Sachs.
She was recently appointed to the HP Inc. Board of Directors, was named a 2016 Henry Crown Fellow with the Aspen Institute, and Fortune's 2015 40 Under 40. She holds a B.S. in Economics from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania, where she graduated Magna Cum Laude, an M.B.A. from the Graduate School of Business at Stanford University and is President Emeritus of the Stanford Graduate School of Business Alumni Association. She is a member of the 2016 Class of Henry Crown Fellows and the Aspen Global Leadership Network at the Aspen Institute.