our board

Executive Committee

Board Chair

Craig Jacoby
Cooley LLP

Board Vice Chair

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

Sandor Straus
Managing Member
Tigmera, LLC

Board Development and Governance Committee

Alison Davis
Managing Partner
Fifth Era


Gerry Barañano
RevLaunch Company

Board Members

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

Meghan Butler
Director, Corporate Development
Recology Inc.

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

Munish Ghandi
Productiv Inc.

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

Neal Gottlieb*
Founding Twin
Three Twins Ice Cream

Vishal Karir, CFA
Chief Investment Officer

Philip Koblis
Senior Vice President
Comerica Bank

Roland Pan
Independent Advisor
Formerly Head of Strategy

Karly Wang
Key Advisor
Berkeley SkyDeck

Feliciano Zavala*
Founder & Owner
Peninsula Party Rentals

*Renaissance Graduate