Candice comes to the XPRIZE Foundation with 8 years of experience in project management and community engagement. Prior to joining XPRIZE, Ms. Wu was a program manager at Ogilvy and worked with federal and local government agencies to enable stronger disaster resilience through stakeholder engagement and community partnerships. Ms. Wu also spent 5 years in the Oceans Program at Environmental Defense Fund where she worked to establish and scale new programs in countries like China, Japan, Indonesia and Peru, with the goal of implementing stronger fishery policies and resource management.
Candice holds a Master of Public Policy from the George Washington University. She also holds a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of California, San Diego.