Zyanya is the VP of Sales for Latin America at Instructure, the developers of Canvas learning management system. Under her leadership in the region over the past 18 months, Latam has nearly doubled in revenue, while empowering innovative learning for over half a million new teachers and students. With 10 years of international experience, she enjoys pioneering into new markets and has held varied global assignments from her early sales training in the Middle East with a water pump provider to training women entrepreneurs in Peru.
A Mexico City native, Zyanya came to the United States to start college. Her experience as a student and exposure to leadership opportunities led her to a career expanding quality education through technology around the world. She’s an advocate for women in tech sales, and is involved in organizations such as Latinas in Tech, Utah Women in Sales and Silicon Slopes Latino.
A lifelong learner, Zyanya enjoys the arts, traveling, and cooking with her husband Matt in Salt Lake City. They are expecting their baby girl Emilia early September