Press & Media



US Vogue, March



New York Times,
San Francisco Symphony Lands a Disrupter: Esa-Pekka Salonen

LA Times,
Esa-Pekka Salonen, future music director of the San Francisco Symphony, lays out plans to disrupt the classical world

Santa Clara Magazine,
How Soon Is Our Driverless Future

British Vogue, August

Harper’s Bazaar-Guerlain Spokesperson



  • Inc Magazine’s Most Innovative Women Entrepreneurs, 2017.
  • Forbes Top 25 AI women, 2017.
  • Recode 100 Judge, 2017.
  • Silicon Valley Business Journal Most Influential, 2017.

Ozy, Rising Star: Meet the Self-Driving Car Whisperer, Oct

Forbes, The Great Rewrite (video)

  • NSF Graduate Research Fellowship: 2007-2010.
  • Clare Booth Luce Society of Women Engineers Scholarship (SWE Top Scholarship: 2007-2008.
  • SWE Baltimore/Washington Scholarship, 2006.
  • Raymond M. Galantine Award (Service award), 2004.
  • James F. Lincoln Arc Welding Foundation, Div IV Silver Award, 2004.
  • National Society of Women Engineers (SWE) Scholarship, 2004.
  • Northern California Silicon Valley Engineering Council Engineering Education Scholarship: 2004
  • Dean’s Scholar Full Tuition Scholarship: 2000-2004
  • Southwest Medical Center Scholarship: 2000.
  • American Association of University Women (AAUW) Conference for College Women Student Leadership Attendance Scholarship, 2003.