Michael Ellison is currently the Chief Operating Officer of CodePath where he leads product, operations, and business development. CodePath is an education technology startup that has a reputation for excellence in training engineers with the skills they need for cutting-edge tech jobs. Facebook, Netflix, Airbnb, and others rely on them heavily for their mobile training. CodePath also provides open and free courses within the Silicon Valley ecosystem. Open courses average a 2% acceptance rate, only admit high-calibre senior engineers, and serve as a recruiting pipeline for partner companies. Prior to CodePath, Michael founded three social enterprises and was an Entrepreneur in Residence at Riviera Partners. Michael is also a founding board member for Women Who Code.