Lila Thomas

Director of Social Impact, Head of

Lila Thomas is Chegg’s Director of Social Impact and Head of, the not-for-profit impact, advocacy and research arm of Chegg addressing the issues facing the modern student. She created and launched in 2019 as an evolution of the Chegg Foundation, to build a new platform which further elevates the student voice and celebrates their great accomplishments. She has been at Chegg since 2014, where she has worked on and lead Chegg’s most visible campaigns, including Chegg Music 101 as well as Chegg Master Sessions. In January 2020, she established a new partnership with the Varkey Foundation to launch the inaugural Global Student Prize. Lila graduated from Stanford University, where she studied International Relations under Dr. Condoleezza Rice. She also played on the Stanford Women’s Golf Team, and still competes in the top amateur championships in the United States. Lila resides in Dallas, Texas with her husband, rescue pup, and two wonderful little boys.

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