Dr. Candice Schaefer
Global Head of Employee Wellness
Dr. Candice Schaefer is a board-certified licensed clinical psychologist and the global head of employee wellness at Twitter. Dr. Schaefer spent 10 years as a practicing clinician in medical settings and private practice before moving to the tech industry in 2017, where she created and delivered resiliency programming for employees working with graphic and sensitive content at Facebook. At Twitter, Dr. Schaefer serves as a program manager, subject matter expert, and consultant to many organizations within Twitter, with the goal of increasing employee resilience and decreasing occupational burnout. Dr. Schaefer has been featured at international conferences on workplace mental health, including This Can Happen, MAD (Make A Difference) World Summit, and will be a keynote speaker at the Wellbeing@Work Summit in the US.