Andrea G. Tatum Senior Director, Corporate Engagement Catalyst
AIAA SciTech Forum 2021
Throughout her career, Andrea has been focused on helping companies create inclusive cultures that are open and welcoming for EVERYONE.
Andrea is a Nashville native who now resides in the San Francisco Bay Area. She spent the first 10 years of her career working in non-profit arts marketing and found joy in bringing more diverse audiences to theatres and symphonies.
She began working in tech in 2015 managing growth and product marketing for a startup and then landed a role at Tableau overseeing a multi-city product launch tour, government summits, and virtual events. After volunteering to manage of the company’s grassroots Diversity & Inclusion initiatives, Andrea moved into a full-time roll as Senior Manager of Inclusion at Tableau where she scaled employee engagement initiatives (such as Black History Month, Diwali, Eid, Latinx/Hispanic Heritage Month, Lunar New Year and Pride), built strategies to increase hiring of talent from underrepresented groups, and led inclusive leadership trainings.
She joined Catalyst in June 2020 to oversee the portfolio for the U.S. Western Region of Catalyst Supporters and is now an invaluable a partner to each supporter on their Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion journey.