Virginia “Ginny” Clarke is the Director – Leadership Staffing at Google. Previously, she was President and CEO of Talent Optimization Partners, a retained executive search and talent management consulting firm, specializing in diversity searches. Ginny’s executive career includes Partner positions with Spencer Stuart and Knightsbridge Executive Search, and she is the author of the book “Career Mapping: Charting Your Course in the new World of Work”. She holds an undergraduate degree from University of California – Davis, and an MBA from Northwestern University – Kellogg School of Management. Follow her on Twitter.