Board of Directors

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René Alvarez

René Alvarez

Senior Director, Medical Writing

Catalyst Biosciences

Peter Borkon

Partner & Co-Director, Institutional Investor Relations

Bleichmar Fonti & Auld LLP

Keri Brooke

Keri Brooke

VP Product Marketing, Einstein AI & Analytics, Salesforce

Douglas Brooks

Senior Director, Community Engagement


Mary Cha-Caswell (Chair)

Chief Operating Officer

Aspire Public Schools

Christopher Cowen

Christopher Cowen

Managing Director

Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Mike Dillon

Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer


Frank Duff

Kenneth Edwards

Kenneth Edwards


Kennect Psychotherapy

Ferd Garcia (Secretary)

Financial Advisor

Woodbury Financial

Pratima Gupta, MD

Pratima Gupta, MD

Senior Physician, Kaiser Permanente

Zoë Harris

Area Sales Manager, Hemophilia


Philip Hodges

Philip Hodges

Managing Director, BlackRock

Steven Huang


Ascend Real Estate

Michael Kinsley

Principal Software Engineer

Splunk, Inc.

Sean Livingston

Executive Director & Senior Client Advisor

J.P. Morgan Private Bank

Roscoe Mapps

Director, External Affairs

San Francisco Giants

Matthew Marquis (Vice Chair)

Vice President, Intellectual Property

VMware Inc

Manny Nungaray

Executive Director, Development & Campaign Operations

San Francisco State University

James Pincow

Vice President & Senior Counsel

First Republic Bank

Dana Pizzuti, MD

Dana Pizzuti, MD

Global Regulatory Affairs

Ascendis Pharma

Fredo Silva


Morrison & Foerster LLP

William Vastardis

Restaurant & Bar Owner/Retired Financial Services Executive

Maureen Watson

Chief Product Officer

Madison Reed

Dora Wong

Director, Public Affairs& Communications

The Coca-Cola Company, North America Group