Lara Hoyem

Board Strategy Committee

Lara has 25 years of experience working at celebrated online consumer brands in Silicon Valley. She’s held key general management, marketing and product leadership rolesspanning e-commerce, subscription services, and ad-supported content publishing for companies including Nextbite,, Shutterfly and BabyCenter.

Lara and her two daughters visited Achungo in June 2015 and loved learning about Africa and the wonderful students and teachers of Achungo. She continues to support two Achungo students who are pursuing their high school studies.

Lara lives in Menlo Park and is a graduate of Stanford University.