Ellen D. Levy is one of our directors and has been a member of the Board since March 2019. Dr. Levy brings to our Board over 20 years of experience as a board member, advisor, and entrepreneur.
Dr. Levy currently serves as Managing Director of Silicon Valley Connect, LLC, a management consulting company she founded. Since August 2015, she has served on the board of directors of Instructure, Inc., a publicly traded educational technology company, including as a member of the Compensation and Nominating and Corporate Governance Committees. From 2008 to April 2012, Dr. Levy served in various full-time roles at LinkedIn Corporation, a professional social networking internet service, including the final role of her tenure there as Vice President of Strategic Initiatives from March 2010 to April 2012.
Dr. Levy has also served as an advisory board member for more than a dozen private companies. Her experience as an advisory board member incorporates influential insight on emerging technologies, strategy, and business plan development. Her strong venture investing background in the financial services technology sector is a true differentiator and asset to Walker & Dunlop.
Dr. Levy holds a B.A. from the University of Michigan and an M.A. and Ph.D. in cognitive psychology from Stanford University.