Leadership

Rich Barton

Chief Executive Officer

As chief executive officer of Zillow Group, Rich leads the company’s work to transform how people buy, sell, rent and finance homes. Rich co-founded Zillow in 2005 and served as CEO until 2010, when he became the company’s executive chairman. He returned as CEO in early 2019. 

Before Zillow, Rich founded Expedia within Microsoft in 1994 and successfully spun it out as a public company in 1999. He served as president, CEO and board director of Expedia from 1999 to 2003. He also co-founded and served as non-executive chairman of Glassdoor from 2007 to 2018.

Rich was a venture partner at Benchmark from 2005 until 2018. He’s served on many public company boards and continues to be a board director for Netflix, Qurate, Artsy and Zillow Group. He earned a Bachelor of Science in general engineering: industrial economics from Stanford University.

Kristin Acker

Senior Vice President, Experience Design

As senior vice president of experience design at Zillow Group, Kristin leads the experience design, experience research, content strategy, design systems, and design operations teams.  Kristin is a member of Zillow’s founding team and joined before the company’s launch in 2005.

Prior to Zillow, Kristin led program management and user interface design teams at several companies, including Microsoft, PictureIQ, Expedia, and Pure Networks.

Kristin serves on the board of trustees for Plymouth Housing, a Seattle-based nonprofit that focuses on providing permanent, supportive homes to those facing homelessness.

Kristin earned a Bachelor of Arts in economics and political science from Stanford University. 

Ryan Berry

Senior Vice President, Central Operations

As senior vice president of central operations at Zillow Group, Ryan oversees operations for transactions, title & escrow, property service, risk management and regulated real estate.

Before joining Zillow Group in 2018, Ryan served as executive vice president and general counsel at Starwood Waypoint Homes during its $20 billion merger with Invitation Homes and Spirit Realty Capital. He previously served in the same role for Spirit Realty Capital, a commercial property real estate investment trust. As a member of the senior leadership team at both companies, Ryan led the legal, governance, compliance and administrative operational functions. He also managed the execution of corporate finance and strategic transactions. 

Before Spirit Realty Capital, Ryan was in private legal practice and advised on corporate and finance transactions, securities laws compliance, and corporate governance at Latham & Watkins and Polsinelli.

David Beitel

Chief Technology Officer

As chief technology officer of Zillow Group, David oversees the internal and external technical engineering, product development, and technology operations teams. 

David joined Zillow in 2005 as a member of the founding team and is one of the company’s first executive leaders. In addition to his role as CTO, David helped develop and build Zillow from a small startup to a household name and was named the region’s Most Innovative CTO by the Puget Sound Business Journal in 2012.

Prior to Zillow, David was CTO of Expedia, where he joined as one of its earliest team members and spent 12 years. David started his career at Microsoft in the handheld computing group. 

David earned a Bachelor of Science in computer science and Master of Engineering in computer science from Cornell University. He is a board trustee and advisor with a number of advocacy, education and charitable organizations, including Cornell University CIS, University Prep and T4A.org.

Jun Choo

Senior Vice President, Performance Marketing

As senior vice president of Zillow Premier Agent, Jun leads strategy and operations for the Zillow Premier Agent division. Jun joined the company in 2015 following Zillow’s acquisition of Trulia. 

Before joining Trulia in 2014, Jun was the vice president of demand generation at Market Leader Inc., and he also served as vice president of marketing at A Place for Mom. Jun began his career as an investment banking analyst and associate at Credit Suisse First Boston.

Jun earned a Bachelor of Arts in economics from Harvard University.

Tim Correia

Senior Vice President of Integrated Transaction Experience and General Manager of Trulia

As senior vice president of Zillow Group’s integrated transaction experience, Tim leads the cross-functional organization that is responsible for creating a seamless transaction experience for consumers to buy and sell a home. He is also the general manager of Trulia.

Tim joined Trulia in 2008 as a senior software engineer, rising to become a vice president of engineering and lead the development of Trulia’s products for real estate agents. After the formation of Zillow Group following Trulia’s acquisition by Zillow in 2015, Tim led the launch of the Zillow Premier Agent app. Most recently, Tim served as senior vice president of Trulia, overseeing all of the brand’s strategy, engineering, product, design and marketing.

Tim earned a Bachelor of Science in computer science from California State University, East Bay.

Susan Daimler

Senior Vice President, Premier Agent

As senior vice president of Zillow Premier Agent, Susan oversees the strategy, sales and operations of the company’s Premier Agent and Premier Broker businesses. Previously, Susan served as senior vice president and general manager of StreetEasy, Zillow Group’s New York City brand.

Susan joined Zillow in October 2012 after the company’s acquisition of Buyfolio, a co-shopping platform for real estate agents and home buyers that she co-founded in 2009. Prior to Buyfolio, Susan co-founded the award-winning travel website SeatGuru, which was acquired by Expedia in 2007. 

Susan is recognized as an industry leader. In 2015, Inman named her one of 33 people who are changing the real estate industry. She earned a Bachelor of Arts in English from Johns Hopkins University and currently sits on the university’s board of trustees. 

Lloyd Frink

Executive Chairman

Lloyd Frink co-founded Zillow in 2005 and currently serves as executive chairman and president of Zillow Group. In this role, he is instrumental in developing the company’s business and product strategies, as well as building new technologies and services that make it faster and easier to sell, buy, rent and finance homes. 

Prior to Zillow, Lloyd was a senior vice president at Expedia, where he managed the air, hotel, car, destination services, content, merchandising, and partner marketing groups. Before joining Expedia in 1999, Lloyd worked at Microsoft, where he formed the teams that created software for pen-based and handheld devices. Lloyd started his tenure at Microsoft in 1979 as a summer intern at just 14 years old, and officially joined the company full time in 1988.

In addition to chairing the Zillow Group board, Lloyd serves on the boards of GrubHub and Seattle’s Lakeside School. He earned a Bachelor of Arts in economics from Stanford University.

Rian Furey

President of Zillow Home Loans and Senior Vice President of Mortgages

Rian leads Zillow Group’s Mortgage business including Zillow Home Loans, Zillow’s affiliated lender that provides an easy way to receive mortgage pre-approvals and financing. In this role he oversees the Zillow Home Loans business strategy, operations, risk management, and technology platform integration and development.  

Prior to joining Zillow Group in 2019, Rian held executive operations positions at consumer-direct lending companies, including Impac Mortgage, loanDepot, and Greenlight Loans, a division of Nationstar Mortgage. In these roles, he developed robust operations functions, established risk management strategies, integrated new businesses, and led the scaling of complex online platforms specific to the direct lending industry.

In 2005, Rian earned the Certified Mortgage Banker (CMB) designation, the highest professional designation for the real estate finance industry. Rian holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration and finance from the University of Portland.

Stan Humphries

Chief Analytics Officer

As chief analytics officer of Zillow Group, Stan oversees the company’s data acquisition, data engineering, data science, economic research, and artificial intelligence and machine learning teams. Stan was one of Zillow’s earliest pre-launch employees and is the creator of the company’s first data product, the Zestimate home valuation algorithm. Stan also built Zillow’s industry-leading economic research team, now a widely recognized source of impartial, data-driven analysis on the U.S. housing market.

Prior to joining Zillow, Stan spent five years at Expedia and ran the advanced analytics team. Before Expedia, Stan served as a researcher and faculty member at the University of Virginia, and was previously a Presidential Management Fellow in the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), the Office of Science and Technology Policy in the Executive Office of the President, and the Technology Administration within the U.S. Department of Commerce. Stan has also served in the United States Peace Corps, where he taught high school physics and chemistry in the West African country of Benin.

In 2015, Stan co-wrote and published his first book, “Zillow Talk: Rewriting the Rules of Real Estate” a New York Times best-seller. He currently serves on the Department of Economics Visiting Committee at the University of Washington.

Stan earned a Bachelor of Arts in political science and economics from Davidson College and a Master of Science in foreign service from Georgetown University, and he holds a doctorate in government from the University of Virginia.

Aimee Johnson

Chief Marketing Officer

As chief marketing officer of Zillow Group, Aimee leads the company’s marketing organization, including customer and partner experience development, brand strategy and marketing, insights, and product marketing. Aimee joined Zillow Group in 2018 to spearhead customer advocacy and integration as the company embarked on a new era, building a seamless real estate experience with the customer at the center of the entire journey.

Prior to Zillow Group, Aimee served as senior vice president of marketing programs and digital innovation at Starbucks. In previous Starbucks roles, she ran customer relationship and loyalty programs, mobile order and pay, customer analytics, the beverages division, and corporate social responsibility marketing. For 10 years prior to her work at Starbucks, she ran several businesses at Campbell Soup Company. Before that, Aimee was a computer programmer at Sallie Mae.

Aimee sits on the board of the Seattle Symphony and participates in various women’s leadership forums.

Aimee earned a Bachelor of Science in marketing and English from Virginia Tech and a Master of Business Administration from George Washington University.

Dawn Lyon

Chief Corporate Relations Officer

As chief corporate relations officer of Zillow Group, Dawn oversees the company’s corporate communications, government and community relations, and investor relations.

Prior to joining Zillow Group, Dawn served as chief reputation officer and senior vice president of corporate affairs at Glassdoor, the job listing and company review site. In previous roles, Dawn led communications, investor relations, government and public affairs, and other reputation programs for numerous brands, including Chevron, eBay, and Amtrak. She is also the founder and senior advisor of LyonSHARE Communications Group, a strategic communications consultancy. 

Dawn helped organize and launch the Employers for Pay Equity consortium and is an advisor to both How Women Lead and the California Film Institute’s Mind the Gap initiative. She serves as a board member of T4A.org, a nonprofit that facilitates dialogue between public officials and the technology community to identify and develop results-focused initiatives to serve the community.

Dawn earned a Bachelor of Arts in journalism with a minor in political science from San Diego State University, and an executive certificate in public policy and management from the University of Washington.

Brad Owens

General Counsel

As general counsel of Zillow Group, Brad oversees all of the company’s legal affairs including corporate governance, partnership agreements, litigation and compliance matters.

Before joining Zillow in 2012, Brad was an associate at Perkins Coie LLP, focusing on corporate governance, mergers and acquisitions, and public securities offerings. While at Perkins Coie, Brad acted as the lead associate on Zillow’s 2011 initial public offering. Prior to that, Brad was special counsel in the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission’s Division of Market Regulation. The Puget Sound Business Journal named him an Outstanding Corporate Counsel Rising Star in 2013 and Outstanding General Counsel in 2016.

Brad earned his Juris Doctor from the George Washington University Law School, and a Bachelor of Science in economics from Vanderbilt University.

Allen Parker

Chief Financial Officer

As chief financial officer of Zillow Group, Allen oversees the company’s accounting, finance, legal, mergers and acquisitions, and treasury functions.

Allen has nearly 30 years of experience in operational finance, including the Fortune 500 companies Amazon and General Electric. Before joining Zillow Group in 2018, Allen served as vice president of finance for Amazon Devices, Amazon Appstore, and Amazon Pay, where he helped architect and scale key finance structures and processes to support the business division’s rapid and robust growth. Before that, Allen held leadership roles at Trane Residential Systems and General Electric Lighting, serving as director of global business development and global controller.

Allen earned a Bachelor of Science in accounting from the University of Oregon, and completed General Electric’s highly selective Global Business Management course in 2001.

Arik Prawer

President, Homes Division

As president of the homes division at Zillow Group, Arik oversees the buying, renovating and selling of homes through Zillow Offers. In addition, Arik has oversight of Zillow Home Loans and the company’s mortgage business and mortgage marketplace.

Prior to joining Zillow Group in 2018, Arik was a pioneer in the institutional single-family rental (SFR) sector, most recently serving as chief integration officer at Invitation Homes, the largest SFR real estate investment trust in the U.S., following its $20 billion merger with Starwood Waypoint Homes. Before the merger, Arik served in several senior leadership roles with Starwood Waypoint Homes and its predecessors, overseeing the company’s rapid growth following its founding in 2012 and serving as its chief financial officer, orchestrating over $40 billion of mergers and acquisitions and capital markets transactions.

Previously, Arik spent 12 years at Credit Suisse Securities and its predecessor, Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette Securities Corporation, where he led the West Coast Real Estate investment banking practice.

Arik earned a Bachelor of Science in economics and finance and a Bachelor of Arts in history from the University of Pennsylvania, as well as a Master of Business Administration from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.

Christopher Roberts

Senior Vice President and General Manager of Zillow Rentals

As senior vice president and general manager of Zillow Rentals, Christopher leads the business strategy, product teams and engineering teams for the company’s home rental products and services. 

Prior to his current role, Christopher was the vice president of product, leading the evolution of Zillow Group’s search and mobile offerings. Before joining Zillow in 2006, Christopher led engineering efforts at Expedia as a senior vice president, overseeing the team that built the company’s leisure travel technology platform.

Christopher earned a Bachelor of Science in mechanical engineering from Stanford University.

 

Toby Roberts

Senior Vice President, Information Technology

As senior vice president of information technology at Zillow Group, Toby leads corporate technology and infrastructure development, engineering and developer operations, information security and compliance, and sales and customer service technology. 

Before joining Zillow Group in 2016, Toby was the head of technology for global finance at Amazon, where he led the development of finance technology to support Amazon’s global line of business. Prior to Amazon, he served as the director of technology for Cox Communication, where he led national service architecture, infrastructure operations and strategic roadmaps.

Toby earned a Bachelor of Science in political science from Arizona State University.

Jennifer Rock

Chief Accounting Officer

As the chief accounting officer of Zillow Group, Jennifer oversees the company’s financial reporting and accounting teams.

Since starting at Zillow prior to its initial public offering in 2011, Jennifer has helped lead the S-1 drafting process and shepherd the company through the acquisition of Trulia, while managing the preparation of every financial filing the company has made since becoming a publicly traded company. Prior to becoming chief accounting officer, Jennifer held several leadership positions in financial reporting, technical accounting, compliance, and financial planning and analysis.

Before joining Zillow Group, Jennifer worked in the audit practice at KPMG. She earned a Bachelor of Arts and a master’s degree in accountancy from Gonzaga, where she graduated summa cum laude.

Errol Samuelson

Chief Industry Development Officer

As the chief industry development officer of Zillow Group, Errol is responsible for the company’s real estate industry relations strategy, business-to-business product development, new construction and display advertising businesses, and Zillow Canada.

Errol brings more than 25 years of experience in the technology and real estate sectors, helping to inform how Zillow has evolved its relationship with the real estate industry from customers to partners. He was named one of Inman News’ 100 Most Influential Real Estate Leaders in the U.S. for seven consecutive years, and he ranked number 19 on the Swanepoel Power 200 list of the most powerful people in U.S. residential real estate in 2019.

Before joining Zillow Group in 2014, Errol held various leadership roles at Move, Inc., including chief strategy officer, chief revenue officer, and leader of Move’s business-to-business software group. From 2007 to 2014, he was also president of Realtor.com, where he was responsible for their new construction and display media businesses. Prior to these roles, Errol co-founded real estate consultancy Pranix and was director of sales and product management in the real estate, mortgage banking, and law enforcement verticals at GTE Enterprise Solutions. He was also one of the original designers of T-III, a groundbreaking system that introduced interactive mapping and internet networking to the multiple listing service business.

Errol earned a Bachelor of Science in electronics engineering from Simon Fraser University, and graduated with honors.

Dan Spaulding

Chief People Officer

As chief people officer of Zillow Group, Dan leads the company’s people operations, including human resources, recruiting, equity & belonging, learning & development, and facilities teams. He focuses on creating solutions and programs to attract, engage, develop and inspire Zillow Group’s talented employees across its offices nationwide.

Prior to joining Zillow Group, Dan was vice president of U.S. stores and operations and human resources for Starbucks, where his team drove support and strategy for over 8,000 stores and 140,000 employees nationwide. Before Starbucks, Dan held various leadership roles on human resources teams at Life Technologies and Dell, Inc.

Dan earned a Bachelor of Arts in political science and history from Knox College and currently serves on its board of trustees. He also earned a Master of Science in human resources and industrial and labor relations from the University of Illinois. 

Joshua Swift

Senior Vice President, Acquisitions and Operations

As senior vice president of the homes division at Zillow Group, Joshua leads the development and implementation of field operations, central renovations and investment teams for Zillow Offers.

Prior to joining Zillow Group, Joshua served in several executive leadership roles at Colony American Homes, Colony Starwood Homes and Starwood Waypoint Homes. At these companies, Joshua was senior vice president of investments, overseeing acquisitions, dispositions, asset management and revenue management for a $9 billion portfolio of homes. He also served as vice president of asset management and property management at Colony American Homes, where he was responsible for the development, implementation and leadership of property management and asset management teams. 

Joshua earned a Bachelor of Arts in economics and Spanish from DePauw University.

Jeremy Wacksman

President, Zillow

As president of Zillow, Jeremy oversees Zillow Offers, Zillow Premier Agent and Zillow Rentals. In this role, Jeremy focuses on integrating customer experience and business operations across all three lines of business to support the company’s vision of creating a seamless real estate transaction. Jeremy has held a variety of leadership roles at Zillow Group, having previously served as chief marketing officer and vice president of product management and marketing. 

Prior to joining Zillow, Jeremy led marketing and product management for Microsoft’s Xbox Live and consumer mobile efforts. Prior to Microsoft, he worked in product management and sales for Trilogy, a pioneer in ecommerce software. 

Jeremy also advises startup and growth companies, having served as a board director for Rover.com and Room77 and an advisor to companies like Dollar Shave Club and GoFundMe.

Jeremy earned a Bachelor of Science in engineering from Purdue University and a Master of Business Administration from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.

Rich Barton

  • Chief Executive Officer

As chief executive officer of Zillow Group, Rich oversees the company’s portfolio of real estate and home-related brands, including Zillow, Trulia, StreetEasy, HotPads, Naked Apartments and Out East. Rich co-founded Zillow in 2005 to empower consumers with information and improve the way people buy and sell homes. He served as CEO until 2010, when he became the company’s executive chairman. Rich returned as CEO in February 2019, at a time when Zillow Group dramatically expanded the scope of its businesses to make real estate transactions easier and more seamless for consumers.

Rich has a long history of founding and advising successful companies, with a focus on those that bring “power to the people” by innovating on behalf of the consumer. Before Zillow, Rich founded Expedia within Microsoft in 1994 and successfully spun the company out as a public company in 1999. Rich served as president, CEO and board director of Expedia from 1999 until 2003. He also co-founded and served as non-executive chairman of Glassdoor from its 2007 founding through its acquisition in 2018.

Rich was a venture partner at Benchmark, a venture capital firm that has been an early-stage investor in companies like Netflix, Instagram, WeWork and Zillow, from 2005 until 2018. He has served on many public company boards, and continues to be a board director for Netflix, where he has served since 2002; Qurate, a holding company that runs several digital commerce businesses and was formerly called Liberty Interactive Corp., since 2016; Artsy, an online collection and resource for art collectors, since 2017; and Zillow Group. He earned a Bachelor of Science in General Engineering: Industrial Economics from Stanford University.

Years of Board Service: 14

Erik Blachford

  • Venture Partner, Technology Crossover Ventures
  • Zillow Group Board Committee Service: Audit (Member), Compensation (Member), Nominating and Governance (Member)
  • Independent Director

Erik has served as a venture partner at Technology Crossover Ventures since March 2011. He served as the Executive Chairman at Couchsurfing International, Inc., a hospitality exchange and social networking company, from August 2014 until August 2015, and Executive Chairman of TerraPass, Inc., a carbon offset company, from September 2009 to June 2014. Erik served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Butterfield & Robinson Travel, a luxury a luxury tour operator, from September 2009 until January 2011 and as Chief Executive Officer of TerraPass, Inc. from January 2005 to April 2007. From January 2005 to April 2007, Erik was an active independent investor in a variety of early stage private companies. From March 2003 to December 2004, Erik served as Chief Executive Officer of Expedia, Inc., an online travel company, and Chief Executive Officer of IAC Travel, the travel division of IAC/InterActiveCorp, a holding company of Internet businesses. From January 2003 to December 2004, Erik served as President of Expedia North America and Expedia Senior Vice President of Marketing & Programming. Erik previously served on the boards of directors of Expedia, Inc. from April 2003 to September 2003, and Points International Ltd., a reward-program management portal, from June 2003 to December 2004. Erik currently serves as a member of the boards of directors of several privately held companies. Erik also serves on the U.S. National Council of the World Wildlife Fund. Erik holds a B.A. in English and a certificate in theater from Princeton University, and an M.B.A. from Columbia University’s Graduate School of Business.

Qualifications, Attributes, Skills and Experience: Erik is qualified to serve on Zillow Group’s board of directors because he brings valuable strategic and financial expertise as a venture capitalist and entrepreneur. He also possesses significant operational and corporate governance experience as a former chief executive officer and director of a public company in the mobile and Internet industries. In addition, Erik brings extensive experience with respect to development and management of innovative technology companies, in particular consumer-facing mobile and Web-based media companies.

Years of Board Service: 13

Amy Bohutinsky

  • Former Chief Operating Officer, Zillow Group, Inc.

Amy Bohutinsky is an experienced operational leader, brand builder, board director and keynote speaker. Most recently, she spent 13 years in leadership roles at Zillow Group, beginning as a founding team member at Zillow in 2005, and serving first as Chief Marketing Officer, then Chief Operating Officer, growing Zillow from unknown startup to a household name with 186 million monthly users and a portfolio of home-related brands. Today, Amy serves on the boards of Zillow Group (Nasdaq: Z, ZG), Gap, Inc (NYSE: GPS) and hotel booking app HotelTonight. She previously served on the board of Avvo, Inc (acquired by Internet Brands in 2018).  In 2017 and 2018, Amy was named “Most Powerful Woman in Real Estate” on the Swanepoel Power 200 List.  Amy lives outside Seattle with her husband, two kids and a dog

Qualifications, Attributes, Skills and Experience:  Amy is qualified to serve on Zillow Group’s board of directors because of the important perspective and experience she brings as Zillow Group’s former Chief Operating Officer and Chief Marketing Officer. She has extensive knowledge of Zillow Group’s business as one of its earliest employees. As a director and senior leader of other large consumer-facing companies, Amy brings valuable strategic and operational expertise to Zillow Group’s board.

Lloyd Frink

  • Executive Chairman and President, Zillow Group, Inc.

Lloyd Frink co-founded Zillow in 2005, and today serves as executive chairman and president of Zillow Group where he remains instrumental in leading and developing the company’s business and product strategies. Prior to Zillow, Lloyd was senior vice president at Expedia, where he managed the air, hotel, car, destination services, content, merchandising, and partner marketing groups.

Before joining Expedia in 1999, Lloyd worked at Microsoft, where he started the groups that created software for pen-based and handheld devices. He initially joined Microsoft in 1979 as a summer intern at 14 years old and then joined full-time in 1988.

In addition to chairing the Zillow Group board, Lloyd serves on the boards of GrubHub and Seattle’s Lakeside School. He graduated from Stanford University with a bachelor’s degree in economics.

Years of Board Service: 14

Jay Hoag

  • General Partner, Technology Crossover Ventures
  • Zillow Group Board Committee Service: Compensation (Chair)
  • Independent Director

Jay co-founded Technology Crossover Ventures, a private equity and venture capital firm, in 1995 and continues to serve as a Founding General Partner. Jay has served on the boards of directors and compensation committees of TripAdvisor, Inc., an online travel company, since February 2018; Electronic Arts Inc., an interactive entertainment software company, since September 2011; and Netflix, Inc., online media subscription service provider, since 1999. Jay served on the board of directors of TechTarget, Inc., a marketing services provider, from 2004 to 2016. He also serves on the boards of directors of several private companies and universities. Jay holds a B.A. from Northwestern University and an M.B.A. from the University of Michigan.

Qualifications, Attributes, Skills and Experience: As a venture capital investor, Jay brings strategic insights and extensive financial experience to Zillow Group’s board of directors. He has evaluated, invested in and served as a board member of numerous companies, both public and private, and is familiar with a full range of corporate and board functions. His many years of experience helping companies shape and implement strategy provide Zillow Group’s board of directors with unique perspectives on matters such as risk management, corporate governance, talent selection and leadership development.

Years of Board Service: 13

Gregory Maffei

  • President and Chief Executive Officer, Liberty Media Corporation and Liberty Interactive Corporation
  • Zillow Group Board Committee Service: Audit (Chair)
  • Independent Director

Greg has served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Liberty Media Corporation (and its predecessor) since May 2007 and Liberty Broadband Corporation since June 2014. He has served as a director, the President and Chief Executive Officer of Liberty TripAdvisor Holdings, Inc., since July 2013, and as its Chairman of the Board since June 2015. He has also served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Liberty Interactive Corporation (and its predecessor) since February 2006 and as a director since November 2005, and as its Chief Executive Officer-Elect from November 2005 through February 2006.  Prior thereto, Greg served as President and Chief Financial Officer of Oracle Corporation, a business software and hardware systems company, President and Chief Executive Officer of 360networks Corporation, a wholesale provider of Internet connectivity services, and Chief Financial Officer of Microsoft Corporation, a software company. Greg has served as the Chairman of the Board of TripAdvisor, Inc., since February 2013; Chairman of the Board of Live Nation Entertainment, Inc., a live entertainment and ecommerce company, since March 2013 and as a director since February 2011; Chairman of the Board of Sirius XM Holdings, Inc., a satellite radio company, since April 2013 and as a director since 2009;  director of Charter Communications, Inc., since May 2013; and Chairman of the Board of Pandora Media, Inc., since September 2017. Greg previously served as Chairman of the Board of Directors of Starz, an integrated global media and entertainment company, from January 2013 until December 2016; as a director of DIRECTV (and its predecessor), a provider of digital television entertainment services, from June 2008 to June 2010; as a director of Expedia, Inc.; an online travel company, from 1999 to 2003 and Chairman from 1999 to 2002; as a director of Starbucks Corporation, a retailer of specialty coffee, from 1999 to 2006; as a director of Barnes & Noble, Inc., a retailer of books and digital media, from September 2011 to April 2014; and as a director of Electronic Arts, Inc.  from June 2003 to July 2013. Greg holds an A.B. from Dartmouth College and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School, where he was a Baker Scholar.

Qualifications, Attributes, Skills and Experience: Greg is qualified to serve on Zillow Group’s board of directors because he brings significant financial and operations experience due to his current and former leadership roles at public companies in the media, communications, and technology industries. He brings valuable perspective to strategic and operational matters based on extensive knowledge of governance practices and trends, particularly with respect to compliance and risk management. Greg also possesses significant expertise related to financial reporting and accounting as a result of his leadership roles with large public companies.

Years of Board Service: 13

Spencer Rascoff

Spencer is an entrepreneur and company leader who has founded two businesses that became household names. Spencer co-founded Zillow in 2005, and served in various roles including chief operating officer, chief financial officer and chief marketing officer, until his appointment to CEO in 2010. As CEO, Spencer led Zillow through its 2011 IPO and 15 acquisitions. In 2015, Spencer co-wrote the New York Times’ Best Seller “Zillow Talk: Rewriting the Rules of Real Estate.” Under his leadership, Zillow Group won numerous “best places to work” awards, and Spencer frequently writes and speaks about management and culture.

In 1999, at the age of 24, Spencer co-founded Hotwire.com, a leading Internet travel company, which was sold to IAC/Expedia in 2003 for $685 million.

Before his consumer web career, Spencer worked in investment banking at Goldman Sachs and in private equity at TPG Capital.

Spencer is on the boards of directors of TripAdvisor, Zillow Group and Hutch. He is also a member of the Young Presidents’ Organization. Spencer graduated cum laude from Harvard University.

Years of Board Service: 7

Gordon Stephenson

  • Co-Founder and Managing Broker, Real Property Associates
  • Zillow Group Board Committee Service: Audit (Member) and Nominating and Governance (Chair)
  • Independent Director

Gordon is the co-founder and has been the Managing Broker of Real Property Associates (“RPA”), an independent real estate brokerage in the Pacific Northwest, since its inception in 1991. Prior to founding RPA, Gordon was an associate broker with Prudential MacPhersons and Windermere Real Estate, both of which are real estate sales and brokerage companies based in Seattle, Washington. Gordon serves on the boards of directors of Anchor Bancorp, a bank holding company, and its wholly owned subsidiary, Anchor Bank, a community-based savings bank, and Pure Watercraft, an early-stage electric boat company. Gordon holds an A.B. in Economics from Stanford University.

Qualifications, Attributes, Skills and Experience: Gordon is qualified to serve on Zillow Group’s board of directors because he brings extensive experience in the residential real estate industry as a founder and manager of a real estate brokerage firm. As a result of his experience in these roles, he possesses valuable financial and management skills. Gordon also has in-depth knowledge of the company’s products and operations based on his tenure on the board and his work in residential real estate.

Years of Board Service: 13

April Underwood

  • Chief Product Officer, Slack Technologies, Inc.
  • Zillow Group Board Committee Service: Compensation (Member)
  • Independent Director

April Underwood is Chief Product Officer at Slack Technologies, Inc., a cloud-based software company that builds professional collaboration tools. Prior to joining Slack in 2015, April was director of product at Twitter, Inc., a social media and communications company, from April of 2010 to February of 2015. Prior to joining Twitter, Inc., April held various product and engineering roles at Google, Travelocity, and Intel. April holds a B.B.A. in Management Information Systems and Business Honors from The University of Texas at Austin, and an M.B.A. from The University of California at Berkeley (Haas).

Qualifications, Attributes, Skills and Experience: April is qualified to serve on Zillow Group’s board of directors because of her broad experience in technology product development, engineering, innovation, and consumer engagement, as well as her deep understanding of the mobile and internet industries. In various positions at leading technology and Internet companies, April has successfully driven growth initiatives, including product marketing and developer relations, in various positions at leading technology and internet companies. In addition, as a founding member of #Angels, a woman owned and operated angel-investing group focused on helping grown technology start-ups, April brings a wealth of entrepreneurial experience in advising emerging technology companies on strategy development and execution.

Years of Board Service: 1