Harper Simpson, 2022 Junior Board

About Me:

Education & Training

Current Employer & Position TitlePetal, Product Manager

Years Served on Junior Board: 2022 (Co-Director of Tech Committee)

Harper is a Product Manager at Petal, a financial technology startup democratizing access to credit for communities underserved by traditional financial institutions. He leads a team focused on improving cardmember retention, driving responsible spend, and empowering cardmembers to build their credit. Prior to joining Petal, Harper was a Product Manager at PayPal working on streamlining the onboarding experience for platforms and marketplaces.

Harper received a B.A. in Computer Science from Pomona College, where he was active in student government as VP of Academic Affairs and served as a student representative on the Board of Trustees. Harper is originally from Davidson, North Carolina and now lives in NYC with his vivacious Pomeranian mix, Fez. He is passionate about finding innovative ways to leverage technology for social progress and is extremely excited to contribute to InReach’s mission as a member of the Junior Board.