Julia Bloch Thibaud

People Operations Lead

As People Operations Lead, Julia supports the operational and strategic growth of the AI Now Institute.

Prior to joining the AI Now team, she worked for startups across the for-profit and nonprofit sectors, building products and systems for scale, most recently at Yoga Foster, an online platform that trains school teachers across the U.S. to incorporate yoga and mindfulness into the classroom. Previously she worked as a product manager at Xapo, a cryptocurrency mobile app, and at Lemon Wallet, a fintech startup in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Julia received her BA from Barnard College at Columbia University, where she double majored in Religious Studies and Dance.