Charlie Hale

Head of Public Policy

Charlie Hale is the Head of Public Policy and Social Impact at Pinterest.

Previously he worked on the Public Policy team at Google, focusing on Google Maps and Google[x], which included the self-driving car project, Project Loon, Project Wing, Google Glass and other initiatives. Prior to Google, Charlie worked for the State Department in Washington, DC and Egypt.

He is a co-founder of the Global Health Corps, a nonprofit operating in East Africa and the United States. He also serves as board chair of the Bayview YMCA in San Francisco.

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