Nancy Hayes, ’80
Nancy Hayes is an active angel investor and was managing director in the Silicon Valley chapter of Golden Seeds angel group, which focuses on investing in women-led, high-growth companies. She also serves as an advisor to women entrepreneurs.
Hayes left the IBM Corporation, where she was a senior executive, to become CEO of an innovative nonprofit organization that used technology and media to help seriously ill children, and subsequently was president and CEO of a social services agency that served frail elderly and disabled adults.
In July 2013, Hayes cofounded MoolaHoop, a rewards-based crowdfunding site for women with small businesses.
She has an MBA with a concentration in finance from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and resides in San Francisco.