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Brian Park

Brian Park

Washington DC Chapter Director

Over 18 years professional experience in web/online/mobile product development. Experience in developing innovative consumer and enterprise collaborative web products and services.  Has started three previous startups, including one that had $17 million in revenues. Previously worked for AOL and Merrill Lynch. Is a CMUer.

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Ellen Miller (Sunlight Foundation)
Monday, April 21

Ellen Miller

Sunlight Foundation

Ellen S. Miller is the co-founder and executive director of the Sunlight Foundation, a non-profit dedicated to open data in government transparency and accountability. She is one of the biggest social entrepreneurs out of DC and has Esther Dyson, Craig Newmark, and Mitch Kapor as board members and advisors. And has gotten grant funding from Pierre Omidyar (Omidyar Network).

  • Ellen Miller, Sunlight Foundation Ellen Miller, Sunlight Foundation
    Ellen Miller is the co-founder and executive director of the Sunlight Foundation, a non-profit dedicated to open data in government transparency and accountability. She's considered one of the biggest social entrepreneur coming out of Washington DC and has Esther Dyson, Craig Newmark (Craigslist founder), and Mitch Kapor as board members/advisors.  She has also received a $2.5M grant from Pierre Omidyar (founder of Ebay, Omidyar Network). Ellen's work has recently been featured by 2013 Campaigns & Elections Magazine ("CampaignTech Nonpartisan Innovator" ), in Government Technology ("Top 25 Doers, Dreamers & Drivers in Public Sector Innovation," March 2011), Washingtonian Magazine (“100 Tech Titans"), Fast Company, (“The Most Influential Women in Technology"), WIRED Magazine (“15 People The Next President Should Listen To"). Ellen also served as deputy director of Campaign for America's Future, was the publisher of TomPaine.com and was a senior fellow at The American Prospect. She spent nearly a decade working on Capitol Hill. Ellen serves on the Board of Directors of the Sunlight Foundation, Publish What You Fund, the Center for Responsive Politics and Heaven Hill Distilleries. She is a Trustee of the Awesome Foundation, Washington, D.C. and is a member of the Policy Advisory Council of Transparency International.
    21 Apr Ellen Miller Sunlight Foundation
  • Congresswoman Suzan DelBene, Drugstore.com Congresswoman Suzan DelBene, Drugstore.com
    Congresswomen Suzan DelBene is United States Representative for Washington's 1st congressional district since 2012. She is also the cofounder of Drugstore.com (Acquired by Walgreens for $409M) where she served as a Vice President in 1998. She was also the CEO of Nimble Technology, leading it through its acquisition by Actuate in 2003. She was previously the Microsoft's Corporate Vice President of the Mobile Communications Business until 2007. She was the director of marketing and business development for the Interactive Media Group, marketing and sales training for Microsoft's Internet properties, and other business development and product management roles with Windows 95 and early versions of the Microsoft Internet Explorer Web browser software. DelBene has a degree in biology from Reed College and MBA from University of Washington.
    21 May Congresswoman Suzan DelBene Drugstore.com
  • Mark White, CTO of Deloitte Mark White, CTO of Deloitte
    Mark White is the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) of Deloitte Consulting LLP’s technology practice and the lead IT principal on the Department of Homeland Security account. In his six years at Deloitte, Mark has served clients in the federal government, financial services, real estate, high tech, energy, transportation, and other industries. He was also the founder of Realeum, a real-estate software managed services provider. He started his career in consulting with 14 years at Arthur Andersen, culminating his time there as the Managing Principal for the North American Advanced Technology practice. He got his BS and MS from University of Georgia.
    17 Jun Mark White CTO of Deloitte

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