Kira Wampler
CEO Inc.

Daytime MBA

Class of 2004




General Management


San Francisco Bay Area


Kira Wampler joined Inc. as Chief Executive Officer in November 2016. Kira brings more than 20 years of marketing and product leadership, building delightful and high-impact consumer experiences and accelerating business growth across a wide variety of industries. Most recently, as CMO at Lyft, Kira drove a seven-fold increase in rides and a six-fold increase in passengers while building Lyft as a household name in a highly competitive and complex environment.

Prior to Lyft, Kira was the CMO and head of the consumer business at Trulia, where she launched the company’s first-ever national marketing campaign and led all consumer product and marketing efforts. Prior to Trulia, she served as VP of Product and Marketing at Lytro, where she led marketing, product, sales, and international growth while building a new category from the ground up. She also spent six years at Intuit in a variety of brand, performance marketing, and leadership positions.

Kira received her MBA from Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business and her bachelor’s degree from Georgetown University. She’s an avid basketball fan, spends as much time as possible with her family, and loves the outdoors. Some of her favorite art includes works by Salvador Dalí and Georgia O’Keefe, as well as work by a broad range of photographers.