Karla Ballard Williams

Cultural Engineer

Karla Ballard Williams is Founder and CEO of YING, a peer to peer skill sharing and global time sharing platform engaging consumers and brands in a complimentary currency that supports community and individual benefits. Karla was formerly SVP of Participant Media’s TAG division, a social-action agency working with brands, foundations and the public sector to ignite compelling campaigns that drove impact in vulnerable communities. Prior to joining Participant Media she was with Ogilvy & Mather as the SVP and lead for The IMPACT Studio