Cloud-Now | Advisory Board
CloudNOW is a non-profit consortium of the leading women in cloud computing and converging technologies, providing a forum for networking, knowledge sharing, mentoring, and career development, including merit-based STEM scholarship funding.
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Advisory Board

Named as One of the Most Influential Women in Cloud.
CEO and Co-Founder

Jocelyn DeGance Graham

Named by CRN as one of the 100 most influential women in IT, and by GetVOIP as one of the Top 25 Most Influential Women in Cloud, Jocelyn is the SVP of Market Development at 6fusion. Jocelyn is also the Founder of Cloud-NOW.org, a 501c3 non profit focused on championing women in tech. Jocelyn has deep expertise in business development, marketing, communications, and research, and has spent the majority of her career advising high potential technology start-ups (TechStars, Under the Radar winners) and Fortune 100 companies (Hewlett-Packard, Intuit, and Arthur Andersen/Accenture). She holds a Master’s degree in Industrial/Organizational Psychology, with an emphasis in Statistics & Research, and a Bachelor’s degree from University of California, Santa Barbara.

Susan Wu
CTO and Co-Founder

Susan Wu

Susan is the Director of Technical Marketing at Midokura. Susan previously led product positions for Oracle/Sun, Citrix, AMD and Docker. She is a frequent speaker for industry conferences like OSCON, Container World, All Things Open, Linuxcon/CloudOpen/Containercon, Interzone, Data360/Cloudcon and Data Storage Innovation. Honored by the Cloud Network of Women (CloudNOW) organization as one of the Top Women in Cloud for 2013, Susan is passionate about advancing women's' contribution to the cloud industry and serves on the Board of Directors for CloudNOW.

Rita Scroggin
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Rita Scroggin

Rita Scroggin has led the Executive Search Practice at the Triad Group since 2010. She has partnered with leading Silicon Valley Venture Capitalists and Startup Leaders. She focuses on building Leadership teams ranging from CEO, COO, CMO, VP, EVP, SVP, to Director Level. Her clients are at the center of technology and are fundamentally changing the world through rapid innovation. In addition, Rita has created and hosted several leadership events around topics like Managing Board Expectations, Attracting Talent with Stock Options, Startup Acquisition Roundtable Discussion for CEOs, and others. Rita began her career at Philips in Hamburg, Germany and holds a B.A. Degree in Business Management from University of Hamburg Applied Sciences and completed the MBA Coursework at Henley Business School in the UK.

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Chris Boehlke

Chris is a founder and principal of Bospar, a Bay Area based public relations firm serving national and global companies who are bringing new cloud-based products and technologies to the business and consumer markets. She was a senior manager at two of the world’s largest communications firms, heading up branding and consumer packaged goods initiatives, before starting her own company in the mid-90s. Her personal trademark has been to bring global brand sophistication and ultimate consumer pull-through to B2B and B2C clients alike. Chris has led some of the technology industry’s most memorable branding campaigns, ranging from Cisco’s “The Human Network”, to Logitech’s “The Unfinished Revolution, to Dolby’s “The Sound of History.” She and her clients have received more than 300 awards and special industry acknowledgements for outstanding marketing and PR.
Chris has won multiple Silver Anvils – “the Oscar of PR” – and has served as a judge for Silver Anvils and other agency awards. She served on the Executive Committee of the Counselors Academy of the Public Relations Society of America where she spearheaded the organization’s first re-branding initiative. She holds a BA from The University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia.

Syamla Bandla
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Syamla Bandla

Syamla is currently the Director of Production Engineering for Monetization space at Facebook which includes the Facebook Ads, Marketplace, Business Integrity and Business Platform. Prior to Facebook, she held leadership roles at Dell, Qualys, Risk Management Solutions, and Fidelity Investments where she took the teams through transformation and growth. She was recently named as one of the top 100 Women of Influence by Silicon Valley Business Journal (2019), also as one of the 50 Most Powerful Women in Technology by National Diversity Council (2018). She was a winner of Top Women in Cloud (2016) by CloudNOW, and finalist of Women of Influence (2017) by EWF. She is a member of Forbes Technology Council and on the Advisory Boards for various startups. She is deeply passionate about driving Diversity initiatives both within the company as well as in the industry. Syamla pursued her Masters in Information Technology (Thesis pending) at Harvard University and holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Electronics and Communications Engineering and receipt of Gold Medal from Nagarjuna University, India.

Shobana Radhakrishnan
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Shobana Radhakrishnan

Shobana is Director of Engineering, Android TV at Google and is responsible for experience and cloud platforms for Google's TV offering. Her career has included technical and organizational leadership roles in startups and larger companies including Yahoo, Netflix, Roku and Symantec where she has led teams building high scale cloud systems. She is very passionate about diversity in STEM and has hosted several events in the Bay Area in this space, including her first collaboration with CloudNOW while at Netflix. Shobana has a Master's degree in Computer Science from the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign and has lived in the Bay Area for over 20 years. She lives with her husband and two children in Saratoga and loves reading, music and hiking.