Since 2002, Dena Trujillo has worked with Omidyar Network’s investees to support their growth and success. Leveraging her considerable experience with the portfolio, Dena leads Omidyar Network’s portfolio learning efforts within the human capital group, providing investees with opportunities to learn from domain experts and peers. Prior to her role in human capital, Dena focused on making investments in online technologies that promote transparency, accountability and trust across media, markets and government. Her expertise includes investing in platforms that allow people to engage more productively with one another and in society. Dena continues to manage investments, including Ashoka, Bridgespan, Endeavor, Donorschoose.org and KaBOOM!
Prior to joining Omidyar Network, Dena served as a senior consultant for Ripple Effect Consulting, where she focused on improving the organizational effectiveness of nonprofits. She was also a consultant at Accenture, where she was responsible for change management aspects of large-scale system implementations in the electronics and high-tech industries. Dena earned a B.S. in business management and organizational analysis from Santa Clara University.