Liana is a Partner at Terrain Advisors. She serves as a member of Upwardly Global's Leadership Council, which supports efforts to eliminate employment barriers for skilled immigrants and refugees.
With 8 years of executive search and corporate advisory experience, Liana joins Terrain from True, where she placed executive Talent within venture capital and private equity-backed technology firms. Prior to joining True, Liana gained in-house experience as a Senior Recruiter at Lending Club, recruiting cross-functionally and working directly with senior leaders throughout the organization. Liana was also a Senior Associate within Korn Ferry’s Global Technology Practice where she worked with VC and PE-backed firms as well as multinational public companies to build general management teams.
Earlier in her career, Liana worked as an attorney in NY for Goodwin Procter LLP and in Washington, DC for Keller & Heckman LLP. She also worked with students through New York University in the areas of networking, personal branding and career development. Liana earned a B.A. in Biology from Colgate University and a JD from The Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law