Bao Phan is an undergraduate and master's student at Stanford University. She majors in Management Science & Engineering with an Honors in Education. As a proud first-generation college student, Bao researched the social-emotional outcomes of college bridge programs on fellow first-generation, low-income students for her undergraduate honors thesis.
Bao has had experience building beloved consumer brands in the consumer services, CPG, and education spaces. During her time at Stanford, Bao has been an active advocate of diversity and inclusion in STEM, including her current position as the head Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Research Assistant for the Management Science & Engineering department, and in previous roles at the Stanford Graduate Schools of Education & Business in the Language to Literacy & Equity by Design Lab, respectively. Upon graduation, Bao plans to continue to work within the education-technology space to deliver cutting-edge technology to students around the world
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