Lisa Guerra, Ph.D.

Silicon Valley Social Venture Fund Partner

Lisa Guerra, Ph.D., brings technical leadership experience from her prior work as co-founder and vice president of engineering at several software startups. Her current focus is on advising and supporting social impact leaders in creating a better world through education, entrepreneurship, improving economic opportunity, and protecting our environment. Lisa is especially interested in how technology can scale social impact, which is timely as we embark on the journey to digitize our business training program. Lisa also serves on the Board of Silicon Valley Social Venture Partners and is a UC Berkeley Foundation Board Trustee. Lisa has a Ph.D. in engineering from the University of California, Berkeley, and a Bachelor of Engineering from Stanford University. Lisa lives in the San Francisco Bay Area with her husband and two boys.