Director of Technology & Civic Innovation, Microsoft
If you’re going to lead tech innovation in the Bay Area, you need serious geek credentials. Scott Mauvais does – and then some: He’s co-owner of The WELL, the 30-year-old groundbreaking online community. For more than 14 years, Scott has worked with Microsoft’s top technology experts and problem-solvers, most recently as director of the Microsoft Technology Center. Now he’s applying Microsoft’s unique assets to solve urban-scale problems in the city of San Francisco.