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Yennie Solheim

Niantic, Inc.
Head of Social Impact
Yennie Solheim leads the social impact work at Niantic, finding ways to create real world impact through the technology Niantic creates. Notable projects include an annual Earth Day campaign, hundreds of hyper local community events around the world, and partnerships with organizations such as UNICEF and the National Park Foundation. She has spent the last 9 years at Niantic, and sits on the board of Tech in the Tenderloin, an educational nonprofit. Prior to Niantic, Yennie ran a small energy consulting firm. She’s a University of California - Davis alum and lives in San Francisco with her two young daughters.