Independent Board Director and Strategic Director, Flying Fish Partners
Adriane Brown currently sits on the board of directors for eBay, Axon, Washington Research Foundation, International Women’s Forum, and is the Board Chair at Seattle’s Pacific Science Center. Adriane serves as a strategic director at Flying Fish Partners, a venture firm that invests capital and expertise in Pacific Northwest startups focused on artificial intelligence and machine learning. Adriane served as president and COO at Intellectual Ventures for 7 years; and 10 years prior, she served as president and CEO of Honeywell Transportation Systems and vice president and general manager of two Honeywell Aerospace business units. During her early career at Corning, Adriane rose from shift supervisor to VP/GM of the Environmental Products Division. Today, Adriane invest her time in mentorship of people from all walks of life and uses her voice for positive progress. Adriane holds a bachelor’s degree in Environmental Health and an Honorary Doctorate in Humane Letters from Old Dominion University. She received her master’s degree in management from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.