Marni Wilhite

Head of Product
City of Austin

Marni Wilhite is the Head of Product for the City of Austin’s new Office of Design & Delivery, which seeks to re-imagine how digital services are designed and delivered in local government, committing to building living digital services for residents that grow and adapt with their needs.

Previously, she served as the Program Manager for the City of Austin's Smart Cities and Open Government initiatives, working across City departments to establish the Open & Smart Advisory Committee to oversee the development of Austin's Smart Cities Roadmap and Digital Services Strategy.

Prior to joining local government, Marni served as Director of Product at Demand Media, leading product and development teams over analytics, insights, and content distribution platforms with over 100M daily users.



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