Keshia Theobald-Van Gent
Keshia is the Director of Strategic Partnerships at GSVlabs, where she helps the world’s largest companies connect to the global startup community, accelerate new product initiatives, and generate tangible ROI through digital innovation. In addition, she is the founder and director of Dialog to Learn, a Silicon Valley-based nonprofit committed to connecting low-income elementary school students with local professionals to improve their literacy skills. She holds an M.A. in International Development with a focus on Conflict, Religion, and Globalization from Rijksuniversiteit Groningen. She is originally from Cincinnati and has lived and worked in Laos P.D.R. and The Netherlands. Outside of work, Keshia enjoys learning, cooking, and traveling.