Crisanta De Guzman

Lead Partner to The Stride Center

Crisanta has been an SV2 partner since 2012, actively participating in the education, economic opportunity and international grant rounds and is a co-Lead Partner for the Stride Center. She divides her time between teaching financial literacy and reading literacy in Redwood City public schools, and her studio art & film practice.

Originally from the Philippines, she holds an M.Phil. in Development Economics from Cambridge University and a M.Sc. in Management Engineering from Ateneo de Manila University.  She worked in financial derivatives in Singapore and New York for UBS and Deutsche Bank before relocating to the Bay Area and focusing on the arts, film, and philanthropy.