Athena is the Chief Operating Officer at Niche, a product that helps students and parents choose the right school. She's on a mission to modernize the school search and enrollment process. Athena initially joined Niche as Chief Product Officer with over 15 years of experience leading digital product strategies and has a strong passion for growing two-sided marketplaces. Prior to Niche, she led The Knot's global wedding marketplace and was recognized in 2019 as one of DC's "50 on Fire" in tech innovation. She is especially motivated to build products that make it easy for people to navigate hard & important life moments, like planning and wedding and finding a school!
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