Christina Wallace is the founder of BridgeUp: STEM, a new division of the education department 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 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. Previously Christina was the founding director of Startup Institute New York, the co-founder and CEO of venture-backed fashion company Quincy Apparel, a management consultant with the Boston Consulting Group, and an arts manager at the Metropolitan Opera. She holds undergraduate degrees in mathematics and theater from Emory University and an MBA from Harvard Business School.