President Barack Obama appointed Filipina-American entrepreneur, Sheila Lirio Marcelo for Member of the Library of Congress Trust Fund Board.
President Obama said, “I am grateful that these talented and dedicated individuals have agreed to take on these important roles and devote their talents to serving the American people. I look forward to working with them.”
Sheila Lirio Marcelo is Founder, Chairwoman, and Chief Executive Officer of Care.com, positions she has held since 2006. Ms. Marcelo was an Entrepreneur in Residence at Matrix Partners in 2006, Vice President and General Manager of TheLadders.com from 2005 to 2006, and Vice President of Product Management and Marketing at Upromise from 2000 to 2005. She was a Graduate Teaching Fellow at Harvard Business School from 1998 to 1999, a Consultant at the Monitor Group from 1996 to 1998, and a Consultant at Pyramid Research from 1995 to 1996. Ms. Marcelo was also an Analyst at Putnam Hayes & Bartlett from 1993 to 1994. She is on the Board of Trustees of the Philippine Development Foundation. Ms. Marcelo received a B.A. from Mt. Holyoke College and an M.B.A. and J.D. from Harvard University.
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