Tameka has built a career as a strategist, educator, and futurist. Prior to joining Sidewalk Labs, Tameka was AVP, Global Head of Marketing for the High Tech, Manufacturing, and Services division of Genpact, a digital transformation company. Before that, Tameka has held marketing management roles at start-ups and publicly-traded enterprises, bringing technology products and services to market in a wide range of industries. Tameka has also served as a graduate school professor at St. John's University and Baruch College, and has guest lectured at schools such as Parsons School of Design and Lehigh University. Tameka is continually evolving her philosophies on what can drive society to a purposeful, optimal future and she explores business and social innovation topics at conferences and events globally. She has been featured by Udemy for Business, IBM Think Leaders, the Content Marketing Institute, CMS Wire, and the Marketing Artificial Intelligence Institute. Tameka was a 2020 Fortune Magazine Fellow, and is an award recipient for work done in the field of artificial intelligence and other spaces of disruptive innovation.
Tameka holds a B.A. in Corporate Communications from Baruch College and a M.S. in Knowledge Management from Columbia University. Tameka is originally from Guyana (South America), grew up in the Dutch Caribbean, and has been a New Yorker since immigrating to the United States over 20 years ago.