Celestine Johnson is one of the youngest female partners in venture capital. At Innovation Endeavors, she backs interesting renegades solving big market problems that affect the world. Celestine also creates innovation programs and builds community to support global entrepreneurs and spark emergent innovation ecosystems. She has founded and scaled some of the most innovative and impactful initiatives coming out of Silicon Valley, including National Day of Civic Hacking with the White House & NASA, Super Happy Block Party, and Curiosity Camp – the secret retreat for the world’s top innovators. Celestine serves as an Innovation Advisory Board Member to British Airways and is behind the Ungrounded Program.
She advises ZeeMee and the GAFTA Cultural Incubator. Before Innovation Endeavors, she worked in human rights and environmental compliance at Apple. In her prior life, she spent a year as an adventure capitalist to pursue her bucket list. She walked across Spain and was a monk in a monastery.