Susan Prescott

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Susan Prescott
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Prescott presenting at the WWDC 2015 keynote
Born Susan Prescott
New York City, New York, U.S.

Susan Prescott is an American business executive. Prescott is the Vice President of product marketing at Apple, Inc.. She was the first woman to speak at Apple's WWDC since the first release of the iPhone in 2007. She has worked at Apple since departing Adobe Systems on March 3, 2003.[1][2]

Early life[edit]

Prescott was born and raised in New York City. She was a student at Sewanhaka High School in Floral Park, NY. Prescott earned a bachelor's degree in systems engineering from the University of Pennsylvania in 1986 and a master's degree in computer science from Stanford University in 1988.

Philanthropy[edit]

Prescott was formerly the Chairman of United Way Silicon Valley, and continues to do philanthropic work.[3] She announced her plan to develop a partnership between the United Way and the community to promote education, adult living skills and health within the community.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Los Angeles Times (8 June 2015). "Women made the news at Apple' Worldwide Developers Conference, WWDC - LA Times". latimes.com. 
  2. ^ "Adobe vice president moves to Apple". Macworld. 27 February 2003. 
  3. ^ "Live United Community Breakfast 2011". United Way Silicon Valley. Archived from the original on 2014-07-29. 
  4. ^ UnitedWaySV (2010-01-27), New Board Chair, Susan Prescott from Apple Inc., retrieved 2016-03-04