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Board of Directors

Exploratorium Chairman of the Board George W. Cogan (right) and Executive Director Dennis Bartels stand inside Pier 15 on San Francisco’s Embarcadero before it became the Exploratorium's new home in 2013.

OFFICERS OF THE BOARD

George W. Cogan, Chairman
Director, Bain & Company, Inc.

William S. Fisher, Vice-Chair
Managing Partner, Manzanita Capital

Sandra L. Otellini, Vice-Chair
Co-Founder and Vice President,
Parents Education Network

Vincent L. Ricci, Secretary
President, North Coast Advisors, Inc.

Lynn C. Fritz, Treasurer
Director General, Fritz Institute

 

DIRECTORS

Ravin Agrawal
Managing Director, Corellian Capital LLC

Dennis M. Bartels, PhD
Executive Director
Ex Officio

Gary Bengier
Retired Chief Financial Officer, eBay, Inc.

Shona L. Brown
Googler Emeritus

Jennifer Caldwell
President, Caldwell-Fisher Charitable Foundation

Barbara A. Carbone
Audit Partner, KPMG LLP

Chris Cox
Vice President, Product – Facebook, Inc.

Tom DeFilipps
Managing Partner, Sidley Austin LLP

Jack Dorsey
CEO of Square, Exec. Chairman of Twitter, Co-Founder of both

Anthony “Tony” F. Earley, Jr.
Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President, PG&E Corporation

Alphonse Fletcher
Chairman and CEO of Fletcher Asset
Management, Inc.

Greg Flynn
Chairman / CEO, Flynn Properties Inc. &
Flynn Restaurant Group LLC

Mickey Hart
CEO - 360º Productions, Inc.

F. Scott Hindes
Retired Vice President, Kiewit Pacific Co.

Reid Hoffman
Co-Founder and Executive Chairman, LinkedIn

Jeff Huber
Senior Vice President,
Commerce and Local at Google Inc.

Michael R. Jacobson
General Counsel, eBay Inc.

Richard Laiderman
Treasurer, Visa, Inc.

Jude P. Laspa
Chief Operating Officer,
Executive Vice President and
Director of Bechtel Group, Inc.

Divesh Makan
Partner, ICONIQ Capital

Phil Marineau
Operating Partner, LNK Partners

William “Bill” F. Mellin
Ret. Managing Member, Co-Head of Domestic Credit Investments, Farallon Capital Management

Kenneth G. Moore
Director of Evaluation & Technology at the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation

Akshata N. Murty
Civic Volunteer

Cameron Phleger
Exploratorium Lab
Ex Officio

Craig Silverstein
Dean of Infrastructure, Khan Academy

Nat Simons
CEO, Elan Management, and Co-Director,
Sea Change Foundation

E. Payson Smith, Jr.
Partner, FLG Partners, LLC

H. Marcia Smolens
President, HMS Associates

R. Sanders Williams, MD
President, The J. David Gladstone Institutes

Stan Wojcicki, PhD
Professor of Physics, Emeritus, Stanford University

Michelle Yee
Civic Volunteer

Dan Yue
Senior Vice President, Product, Disney

 

CHAIRMEN EMERITI

William K. Bowes Jr.
Founding Partner, U.S. Venture Partners

F. Van Kasper
Retired President Private Brokerage, Wells Fargo

 

DIRECTORS EMERITI

Ann S. Bowers
Trustee, The Noyce Foundation

In Memorium: William K. Coblentz
Senior Partner, Coblentz, Patch, Duffy
& Bass, LLP

Paul M. Cook
Founding Chief Executive Officer,
Raychem Corporation

C. Richard Kramlich
General Partner, New Enterprise Associates

Peter C. Wendell
General Partner, Sierra Ventures