Xevion Baptiste

Assistant Vice President, Emerging Tech Initiatives, New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC), USA

Xevion is Assistant Vice President for Emerging Tech Initiatives at the NYC Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC). At EDC, where her portfolio spans relationship management, cybersecurity workforce development and financial inclusion. Previously, Xevion was Chief of Staff of the Black Economic Alliance in Washington, DC, where she oversaw execution of the first Black Presidential Forum. Her other professional experiences include American Express, Univision Communications Inc. and The White House. Xevion earned her Master in Public Policy at Harvard's Kennedy School and is a proud alumna of Macaulay Honors College at Hunter College, City University of New York.