Team

BitGive is made up of a dynamic, experienced and purpose-driven team, working together, and with our partners, to leverage blockchain technology for social impact and philanthropic good.

Connie Gallippi

FOUNDER,
EXECUTIVE
DIRECTOR EMERITUS

In 2013, Connie founded BitGive, the first Bitcoin 501(c)(3) nonprofit. She is the first female founder in the cryptocurrency space and an advocate for diversity and equal opportunity, working to advance the rights of women in the tech industry. Connie is passionate about practical philanthropic solutions for humanitarian work globally, leveraging Blockchain technology. Previously, Connie worked with environmental nonprofits in California for 15 years, in a variety of roles. Connie is a frequent public speaker on crypto-philanthropy, internationally. She currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Sierra Business Council and as a volunteer for several other organizations. She holds a BS in Natural Resource Management from Virginia Tech. When not in the office, you’ll find Connie skiing or paddle boarding around Lake Tahoe, CA.

Becky Patterson

ACTING EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR,
VP OF FINANCE & OPERATIONS

Becky has over 20 years of expertise standardizing financial reports for management, and developing and managing organizations’ budgets to achieve goals set by management and board members. Becky also has significant experience in operations and critical administrative functions to maintain efficient and effective business operations. Becky graduated with a B.S. in Accountancy from California State University, Sacramento.

Sole Canepa

TECHNICAL OPERATIONS
MANAGER

Since getting her first computer at 15, Sole has been obsessed with technology and is bringing her expertise to BitGive. Started working in IT in 1999 for companies such as Telefónica, Microsoft, and Visa. Since 2007, she worked as Project Manager for an IT Startup where she discovered her natural quality as a project manager, customer service representative, functional analyzer, and scrum master. She studied Image and Sound Design at the University of Buenos Aires.

 

CONTACT

 

Phone: +1 916-625-6BIT
PO Box 1697, Truckee, CA 96160

 


 

LATEST TWEET

To those who celebrate #Vesak, we wish you and your loved ones peace, joy, and compassion. Today commemorates the birth, enlightenment, and death of the Buddha.

From the vault: Our campaign with @ConcreteJungleF successfully built the Freedom Skatepark in #Jamaica. This was a skateboarding-based youth intervention program to use skateboarding as a tool to build personal development and life skills.

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CONTACT

Phone: +1 916-625-6BIT
PO Box 1697, Truckee, CA 96160

 


 

LATEST TWEET

To those who celebrate #Vesak, we wish you and your loved ones peace, joy, and compassion. Today commemorates the birth, enlightenment, and death of the Buddha.

From the vault: Our campaign with @ConcreteJungleF successfully built the Freedom Skatepark in #Jamaica. This was a skateboarding-based youth intervention program to use skateboarding as a tool to build personal development and life skills.

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