our board

Executive Committee

Board Chair

Sandor Straus
Managing Member
Tigmera, LLC

Board Vice Chair

Yasmin Eichmann Datta
Strategy and Operations Director, Global Hardware Partnerships
Google, Inc.

Treasurer

Gerry Barañano
Principal
RevLaunch Company

Secretary

Craig Jacoby
Partner
Cooley LLP

Board Members

Marivic Bamba Chennault 
Director of Government/Community Affairs
and Small Business Development
Clark Construction Group

Robert L. Chan
Former Director of Marketing
and National Sales
Syncor International

Alison Davis
Managing Partner
Fifth Era

Emily Rose Frederiksen – Audit Chair
Assistant Director of Project Management
U.S. Bancorp Community Development Corp.

Munish Ghandi
Co-Founder
Stealth

Heidi Gibson*
Project Management Director
GoDaddy
Commander in Cheese
The American Grilled Cheese Kitchen

Neal Gottlieb*
Founding Twin
Three Twins Ice Cream

Vishal Karir
Chief Investment Officer
Ethos

Philip Koblis
Senior Vice President
Group Manager Commercial Banking
Comerica Bank

Roland Pan
Independent Advisor
Formerly Head of Strategy
Skype

Karly Wang
Senior Vice President
Small Business Marketing at Wells Fargo

Feliciano Zavala*
Founder & Owner
Peninsula Party Rentals

*Renaissance Graduate