Alumni Feature: Susan D. Wojcicki

Name : Susan D. Wojcicki

Relationship to UCSC: Recieved her masters of science degree in economics

Occupation/Claim to Fame: CEO of Youtube

 

Named as the 12th of Forbes's list of “100 Women Who Lead the World”, she is considered to be one of the world's most prominent technology executives and oversees Youtube's content and business operations, engineering and product development. Youtube is a hub of news, self-expression, music, and cute animal videos, it's hard to imagine life without it. Her role isn't limited to an executive but includes mentoring women in the organization. So next time you watch the video with trombones and catchy oven doors take a moment and think about