Fireside Chat with Sue Decker, J84, A19P: Lyon & Bendheim Alumni Lecture Series

Hear about Ms. Decker's impressive career, including multiple executive roles at Yahoo! and founding Raftr!

Location: 40 Talbot Avenue, Medford, MA, 02155

Date: April 10, 2018

Time: 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm

Sponsor: Lyon & Bendheim Alumni Lecture Series

Cost: Free

Evening Timeline:
6:30pm Registration; light refreshments 
7:00pm Speaker remarks followed by audience Q&A
8:00pm (Approximate) Event concludes

Speaker Bio:
Sue Decker is CEO and founder of Raftr, a private social network on college campuses for students to find others with similar interests and to post about upcoming campus events, memes, and situations. She also serves on the board of directors of several companies, including Berkshire Hathaway, Costco Wholesale, Vail Resorts, Vox Media and Survey Monkey. 

From 2000- 2009, Decker held various executive management positions at Yahoo!, the most current of which was President. Before Yahoo!, Sue spent fourteen years at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette (1986-2000), most recently as Managing Director, global equity research; previously as an equity research analyst. In this capacity, she received recognition by Institutional Investor magazine as a top rated analyst for ten consecutive years.

Decker holds a B.S. from Tufts University, with a double major in computer science and economics; and an M.B.A. from HBS. She is a Chartered Financial Analyst.

Previous board positions include: 
● Intel Corporation: November, 2006- May, 2016; 
● Save the Children: February, 2010- February, 2016;
● LegalZoom: October, 2010- February, 2014;
● The Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research (SIEPR): March, 2005- May, 2007;
● Pixar Animation Studios: June, 2004- May, 2006.