Chief Operating Officer and Member of the Board
Sheryl Sandberg is Chief Operating Officer at Facebook. She oversees the firm's business operations including sales, marketing, business development, human resources, public policy and communications. Previously Sandberg was Vice-President of Global Online Sales and Operations at Google, building the online sales channels for advertising and publishing and managing operations for consumer products worldwide. She was also instrumental in launching Google.org, Google's philanthropic arm. Sandberg served as Chief of Staff for the US Treasury Department under President Bill Clinton. Earlier, she was a Management Consultant with McKinsey & Company and an Economist with the World Bank. Sandberg received a BA summa cum laude in Economics from Harvard University and was awarded the John H. Williams Prize for the top graduating student in economics. She received an MBA with Highest Distinction from the Harvard Business School. Sandberg serves on the boards of The Walt Disney Company, Starbucks, Women for Women International, V-Day, and the Center for Global Development.