Danyelle Ludwig leads internal communications at Lyft, a transportation technology company in San Francisco valued at $5.5 billion. She started as employee #79, was promoted to be the first Senior Community Manager, and has helped the company grow to over 1,300 employees.

Before Lyft, Danyelle was with Fortune 10 company UnitedHealth Group managing their full stack internal communications from meetings to intraweb.

Danyelle has also planned various events and ran marketing for startups and nonprofits alike, including the professional NBA team Minnesota Timberwolves and top-10 newspaper Star Tribune (she grew up in the Twin Cities) to (Love Begins with) L., a venture-backed social impact startup.

When she's not working, Danyelle enjoys calligraphy, volunteering with dogs, and traveling the world with her partner in crime Tristan Pollock.

Find her on LinkedIn and Twitter.