Zandile H. Moyo
Los Angeles, California
Zandile H. “Zandy” Moyo is the business development and social impact manager at plant-based products company Califia Farms.
An experienced entrepreneur, Moyo has worked for companies that align with her values of improving food quality, eliminating health disparities, and promoting economic growth in Africa. She has held senior positions at several startups, including cofounder and CEO of Credntia, a personal identity management system; COO/CFO of Definicare, a clinical research firm focused on outcomes research for HIV-infected patients; and founding principal of Genexodus, a venture capital fund focused on information technology and health care services.
As a Harvard College student, Moyo was involved with the Harvard AIDS Institute, the Harvard African Students Association, and women’s lacrosse. An Alabama native, she has served in many roles with the Harvard Club of Birmingham as an alumna, including president, treasurer, and longtime alumni interviewer.
In addition to volunteering for Harvard, Moyo has been a member of the Community Affairs Committee of the City of Birmingham, a board member for the Sidewalk Film Festival, and a coach for the Greater Birmingham Youth Lacrosse Association.
“I genuinely enjoy connecting alumni with one another. I have found that there are many unforeseen benefits to cultivating these relationships. We can contribute to our communities, by using our access for the greater good. I also enjoy making Harvard feel approachable to applicants. I have interviewed many candidates, and I enjoy being an ambassador for the possibility of Harvard for each of those students.”