Aubrey Blanche is the Global Diversity Programs Lead at Atlassian. At Atlassian, she works with teams across the business to enhance recruiting, retention, and career mobility for underrepresented minorities. She advises representatives from other organizations, especially startups and growth-stage companies, to share best practices in diversity and inclusion as well as effective strategies to build global ERGs that are locally responsive to the offices in which they operate. Before Atlassian, she was a Business Development Writer and created the Diversity Engineer position for Palantir Technologies. She holds a BS in Journalism and Political Science from Northwestern University and an MA in Political Science from Stanford University.