Dyan Gibbens leads Trumbull, a Forbes Top 25 Veteran Founded Startup, and serves energy and defense. Since 2020, she has advised AFWERX and SpaceWERX, innovation arms of the US Air and Space Forces. Dyan studied engineering, instructed skydiving, and learned to fly at the US Air Force Academy with leadership experience in autonomy, aerospace, and AI.
A Veteran Fellow at Stanford University – Hoover Institution, Dyan earned an MBA and was an industrial engineering PhD candidate at OSU and studied computer vision and optimization. Supporting Air Force One, aerospace, and tech initiatives in the Obama, Trump, and Biden administrations, Dyan also served as 1 of 5 US delegates at G7 I-7 in Italy focused on AI and the future of work.
In 2019, Google selected her as 1 of 8 globally to serve on the Advanced Technology External Advisory Council (known as Google “AI Council”). In 2020, the US Chief Technology Officer of the White House asked her to support the Global Partnership on AI by serving on the Responsible AI Working Group. A STEM advocate, Dyan founded autonome.org to empower young girls, underserved youth, and children of military families. Dyan also serves on the boards of Space Center Houston, AUVSI, and other aerospace entities and completed Wharton’s CTO and corporate governance programs.