Governance and Advisors

Board of Directors

Donald Blais—President
IT Project Manager – Sutter Health
Senior Vice President, Bank of America (former)

Kit Sharma—Vice President
Service Manager, Cisco

Jerome “Jerry” Elkind—Treasurer
VP, System Integration, Xerox (retired)
Co-founder, The Lexia Institute
Chairman, Kurzweil Educational Systems

Dianne Ellsworth—Secretary
Principal, Ellsworth Associate Consulting
Business Consultant, SRI International
Associate Director, Products and Services Marketing,
Cooperative Library Agency for Systems and Services

Ken Ueno
Composer, Associate Professor, U.C. Berkeley

Karen Gottlieb
Harpist, San Francisco Contemporary Music Players, Skywalker Recording Symphony, California Symphony and Cabrillo Festival Orchestra, San Francisco Symphony
Music faculty member, Mills College and San Francisco State University

Stephen Harrison
Cellist, San Francisco Contemporary Music Players
Founding cellist, Ives Quartet
Faculty member, Stanford University

Susan Hartzell—Prior past President
Freelance writer and editor
Former Managing Editor, Social Studies Department, Addison-Wesley

Margot Golding
Executive Vice President, Education & Nonprofit Banking, Wells Fargo Bank (retired)

Melanie Johnson, Ph.D.
Family psychologist
Former Program Officer, World Bank

Erik Neuenschwander
Software Engineer, Apple, Inc.

Kate Campbell
Pianist, SFCMP
Freelance Pianist
Programming Coordinator, Omaha Under the Radar

Steve Horowitz
President, The Code International Inc; Audio Director, Nickelodeon Digital
Teacher UC-Santa Cruz & Academy of Art University;Co-founder Game Audio Institute
Academy Award Nomination (Super Size Me 2004); Grammy Winning Engineer (1996)

Founding Directors

Charles Boone
Marcella DeCray
Jean-Louis LeRoux

Honorary Committee
John Adams
Ruth Felt
Patricia Lee
Pamela Rosenberg
Donald Runnicles
Helgi Tomasson

Advisory Council
Anne Baldwin
Timothy Bridge
Tod Brody
Caroline Crawford
Didier de Fontaine
Paul Griffin
Roy C. (Bud) Johns
Richard Diebold Lee
Jane Roos LeRoux
Jean-Louis LeRoux
Terry McKelvey
T. William Melis
Gene Nakajima
Olly Wilson
William Wohlmacher

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