Beckie Wood is a former VP of Product Management and Insights at Pandora. She led the music and non-music content strategic expansion, and was the executive sponsor and primary lead for the late 2018 Podcast Launch. Beckie’s team of ~65 product managers, product analysts, user researchers, content curators and music programmers worked together to create the best music listening experience in the US. Prior to Pandora, she was a top performing sell-side equity research associate covering a suite of retail companies at Thomas Weisel. Beckie attended Princeton University. She’s passionate about humanistic leadership, data-driven decision making, and complex problem solving with simplifications. Beckie’s an avid cyclist, skier, runner, dancer and community builder.