Christina Wallace is the founder of BridgeUp: STEM, a new educational initiative at the American Museum of Natural History with a mission to captivate, inspire, and propel girls and minorities into computer science. It is funded by a generous $7.5M 5-year grant from the Helen Gurley Brown Trust. She is also a columnist for Forbes.com and is the co-host of The Limit Does Not Exist, a new podcast on the FORBES network. She regularly speaks, writes, and consults on a wide range of topics, including diversity, access, failure, and an interdisciplinary approach to innovation.
Originally from Lansing, Michigan, Christina is a resident with 30 Weeks, a Google-backed incubator, and a mentor with several startup accelerators in New York City. She is pleased to sit on the alumni board of Interlochen Center for the Arts.