San Francisco Bay Area

Bay Area Executive Board

Alan Braverman: Founder & CEO, Textline
Gabe Cortes: Senior Vice President, Global Field Operations at Workday
Carolyn Frey: Chief People Officer, Philz Coffee
Anjai "AJ" Gandhi: Vice President, Sales Strategy & Operations at RingCentral
Michael Levinson: Product Management Director, Facebook
Jeff Markowitz: Partner, Greylock
Kristin Torres Mowat: Vice President, Castlight Health
Tracey Parry: Leader in Corporate Communications
Adnan Rizvi: Vice President, Strategic Sourcing & Procurement at
Caitlin Roberson: Partner, Content Marketing at Andreessen Horowitz & Author of "30 Ways to Happy"
Susan Salop: Vice President, Asia at TubeMogul
Elizabeth Pavlova Tito: Private Investor

Bay Area Advisory Board

Spencer Anderson: Product Operations Manager, Zenefits
Kelley Birch: Research Analyst, Franklin Templeton Investments
Brendan Chan: Program Manager, Google
Kalpana Chandrasekhar: Head of Customer Experience, HotelTonight
Garen Corbett: Board Chair; Director, California Health Benefits Review Program
Alexandra Davis: Financial Advisor, Portfolio Manager & Financial Planning Specialist Morgan Stanley
Michael Davis: Information Systems Director, HFS Consultants
Odette Go: VP and Treasurer, Lam Research
Shireen Javandel: Research Coordinator, UCSF
Monica Leas: MSx Fellow, Stanford Graduate School of Business
Anthony Overstreet: Product Specialist, Facebook
Ronil Prasad: Director, Sales and Network Engineering, Aviat Networks
Ashley Quintana: Community Outreach Coordinator, Facebook, Spark Alumna
Manisha Taparia: Product and Engagement Manager, Bloomreach
Greg Vaisberg: Senior Director of Corporate Development, Oracle
Tom Yankowski: President, Center for Career Evaluation

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