Ayna is a Forward Deployed Engineer at Palantir Technologies, focusing on cybersecurity, healthcare fraud, international development, and homelessness interventions. She is the Co-Founder and Co-President of the Board of Directors of she++, a social enterprise empowering young women to make their mark in the technology sector. She is on the Board of Expanding Your Horizons Network, a 40 year old nonprofit that teaches informal STEM education to over 1MM middle and high school girls, and is currently advising two female-run social enterprises. Early in her career, she spent time at Innovation Endeavors - Eric Schmidt's venture capital fund - and focusing on consumer products at start-up, Slice Technologies (acq. by Rakuten), Evernote, and Microsoft. She graduated from Stanford University.