Eli J. & Phyllis N. Segal Citizen Leadership Program

Gabby Zilkha

2014 Brandeis Undergraduate Segal Fellow

Gabby Zilkha is a purpose-driven first-generation American. She joined the Segal program in 2014 as a Brandeis Undergraduate fellow where she worked as a Segal Summer Intern at Time Warner on their Corporate Social Responsibility team and was fortunate to be mentored by the super awesome Steve Silverman, as her Segal Coach. Gabby graduated from Brandeis University in 2016 with a major in Business and a minor in East Asian Studies. After Brandeis, she went on to serve as a City Year AmeriCorps member in San Jose where she proudly served at Aptitud Elementary School. 

Currently, Gabby Zilkha is Senior Program Manager at SAP. She loves being part of a company that is actively working to build a more sustainable world. Additionally, she is the COO and Co-Founder of Resmrkt a career services marketplace that aims to change the way the world finds work. She has a product background spending the first 3 years of her career at SAP working as a product manager for the Conversational AI team. In her spare time, she has hosted a movie podcast called The Rewind and has served with the City Year San Jose Alumni board. 

She attributes her success to her parents who escaped religious persecution from Baghdad to raise her and her three brothers in the US. She is proud of her Iraqi Jewish heritage. She strives to amplify joy through her work, her business, and her dedication to service.