Carita Marrow is an intrapreneur serving as Adobe’s, Diversity & Inclusion Talent Program Manager. She drives strategy around attracting and recruiting diverse talent into Adobe in tight partnership with key stakeholders such as talent acquisition and branding teams in addition to employee networks.
Before joining Adobe, Carita was Senior Manager, Science Education, UNCF, the nation’s largest scholarship provider where she managed UNCF’s 48 million dollar initiative, Fund II Foundation STEM Scholars Program, UNCF Merck Science Initiative, and HBCU Innovation Summit. At UNCF, Carita quickly understood the ramifications of technology changing landscapes in every aspect of life. She had the foresight to understand the critical gaps of African American (AA) representation within the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) industries and low African American representation within these rapidly evolving fields. At UNCF, she Carita has administered over 11 million dollars in scholarship & leaderships grants to over 700 historically underrepresented students of color. Beyond her current Adobe day job, Carita loves to paint + draw in her spare time.