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Spelman Alumna Lybra Clemons Featured on Nasdaq Tower

March 2021

Spelman Alumna Lybra Clemons is Featured on Nasdaq TowerOn International Women's Day 2021, Spelman alumna Lybra Clemons, C'95, the first chief diversity, inclusion and belonging officer at Twillo, joined 13 female leaders on the Nasdaq Tower in New York's Times Square as part of Pledge 1%'s efforts to honor #WomenWhoLead, a series celebrating female leaders who are paving the way for the next generation.

A global movement that encourages and empowers companies of all sizes and stages to give 1% of either their profit, equity, staff time, or product to any charity of their choosing, Pledge 1%, has rallied the troops and today over 8,500 companies in over 100 countries have joined the movement.

Large Blue Quote LeftI was part of Pledge 1%'s "Who Lead" campaign, which went live on the NASDAQ Tower on International Women's Day! Twilio is a partner of Pledge 1% which is a global movement that encourages and empowers companies of all sizes and stages to Large Blue Quote Rightdonate 1% of their staff time, product, profit, and/or equity to ANY charity of their choosing. -- Lybra Clemons. 

Diversity and Inclusion Trailblazer

Clemons has 15 years of experience in diversity and inclusion and is highly recognized for her proven expertise advising global organizations on diversity and inclusion programs, implementing corporate strategies that result in stronger retention and higher engagement, and building high-performance teams. Prior to joining Twillo, a leading cloud communications platform, Clemons was the global head of diversity and inclusion at PayPal, where she was responsible for overseeing and managing all global diversity initiatives, including developing a framework for diversity talent analytics, engagement, and recruitment. She has held senior-level diversity and inclusion roles at Morgan Stanley and American Express.

Spelman Alumna Graces Nasdaq Tower

Spelman Alumna Lybra Clemons

Listen and Learn From Lybra

In this "Iconic Womanhood with Ekene" podcast, Clemons shares her story, how she made it to where she is today, and what it really means to be an iconic leader.

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