Name: Beth Axelrod
Yale Affiliation: ’89 MPPM
Where you live: Palo Alto, CA
What you do: I lead Global Employee Experience for Airbnb.
Your family: I am married to Erwin Hosono ’89 MPPM and we have two wonderful sons in college.
Other Yale volunteer work: Most of my volunteer work for Yale has been via YaleWomen as a Council member and officer.
Something we might not know about you: I like to use academic research to provide insights and fact-based arguments around new methods to block bias in the workplace.
Favorite Yale memory: Well, of course it is meeting my future husband in the mail room at SOM!
Which two Yale women would you ask to join you for lunch and why: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’08 MA and Meryl Streep ’75 MFA because they are both extraordinary artists and feminists.