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Board of Trustees Alumni

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Board of Trustees Alumni

We’re forever grateful to our past trustees for their dedication to the Exploratorium.

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Robert A. Asadorian
Former Aviation Professional

Leroy T. Barnes
Vice President and Treasurer, PG&E

Mary E. Bell

Ann S. Bowers
Founder, the Noyce Foundation

Shona L. Brown 
Former Technology Executive

Douglas M. Brown 
Dean Emeritus, University of New Mexico

Jennifer Caldwell
President, Caldwell Fisher Family Foundation 

Barbara A. Carbone
Audit Partner, KPMG LLP 

Stacey Black Case 
Chief Executive Officer, Dan and Stacey Case Family Foundation

Maryles V. Casto 
Founder, Casto Travel

Anna M. Chavez 
Former News Anchor, KGO and KPIX

Gill Cogan 
General Partner, Opus Capital

Kenneth L. Coleman 
Founder, Former Chairman, and Chief Executive Officer, ITM Software

Dennis A. Collins 
Former President and Chief Executive Officer, James Irvine Foundation

Susan Weeks Coulter 
Founder, Global Film Initiative

Chris Cox 
Former Chief Product Officer, Facebook

Donald E. Dana 
Former Executive Vice President, Wells Fargo Bank

Tom DeFilipps 
Partner and Chair of the West Coast Corporate Practice, Covington & Burling LLP

Kyle P. Delaney 
Client Advisor, Bridgewater Associates

Richard DeMillo 
Distinguished Professor of Computing, Georgia Institute of Technology

Donald R. Dixon 
Cofounder and Managing Director, ForgePoint Capital

Robin Richards Donohoe 
Cofounder and Director, Draper Richards Kaplan Foundation

Jack Dorsey 
Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Square, & Cofounder, Twitter

Pamela S. Duffy 
Partner, Coblentz, Patch, Duffy & Bass, LLP

James M. Dullanty 
Founding Partner & Principal, Altius Learning

Anthony “Tony” F. Earley, Jr. 
Chair of the Board, PG&E Corporation, Retired

Jeffrey A. Farber 
Chief Executive Officer, Koret Foundation

William S. Fisher 
Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Manzanita Capital

Sakurako Fisher 
President, San Francisco Symphony 

Greg Flynn
Founder, Chairman, and Chief Executive Officer, Flynn Restaurant Group, LP, and Flynn Properties

Nancy E. Glaser 
Stanford Institute for Innovation in Developing Economies

Harvey W. Glasser 
Chairman, Rehabilitation Institutes of America

Mae King Go 
Former Trust Administrator, Charles Pratt & Company

Adele J. Goldberg 
Founding Chief Executive Officer and Chairman, ParcPlace Systems

Mickey Hart
Chief Executive Officer, 360º Productions, Inc.

Margaret Hearst 

Scott R. Heldfond 
Honorary Consul General to the U.S. for the Republic of Rwanda

Frances Hellman 
Professor, UC Berkeley Physics Department

James H. Herbert, II 
Chairman and CEO (Founder), First Republic Bank

Maryellen Herringer 
Board of Directors, PG&E Corporation

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

Charles M. Hobson 
Founder, Pacific Editions

Reid Hoffman 
Cofounder, LinkedIn

Arlene F. Hogan 
Head of School, Bentley School

Douglas W. Hollis 

Richard J. Holloway 
Former Executive Projects Officer, Bank of America

William J. Hume 
Chairman, Basic American Inc.

Nelson M. Ishiyama 
President, Ishiyama Corporation

Mimi Ito
Professor in Residence and MacArthur Foundation Chair in Digital Media and Learning, University of California, Irvine 

Arthur Jampolsky 
Founder, Smith-Kettlewell Eye Research Institute

F. Van Kasper 
Former President Private Brokerage, Wells Fargo

Vinod Khosla 
Founder, Khosla Ventures

C. Richard Kramlich 
Chairman Emeritus and Cofounder, New Enterprise Associates, Inc.

Richard Laiderman
Managing Director, Promontory Financial Group, LLC

Pierre Lamond 
Partner, Eclipse

Chris Larsen 
Cofounder, Ripple, & Founder, Prosper Marketplace, Inc.

Gary M. Lauder 
Managing Director, Lauder Partners LLC

David J. Lockwood 
Former Chief Executive Officer and President, EnergySolutions

Divesh Makan 
Founder, ICONIQ Capital

Bala S. Manian 
Director, Equillium

Amy McCombs 
Former President and Chief Executive Officer, Chronicle Broadcasting

Robert M. Metcalfe 
Former Chief Executive Officer, International Data Group

Douglas G. Moore 
Founder, Moore Investment Company

Peter Moseley 
Former Engineer, Hewlett Packard

G. Robert Muehlhauser 
Former CFO, Bank of America

Akshata N. Murty 
Former Executive, Tendris

Ruediger Naumann-Etienne 
Owner, Intertec Group

Howard N. Nemerovski 
Former Senior Partner, Howard, Rice, Nemerovski, Canady, Falk & Rabkin

Clyde W. Ostler 
Director, The McClatchy Company

Sandra L. Otellini 
Cofounder, Parents Education Network

Donald L. Paul 
Executive Director, Energy Institute

David M. Petrone 
Principal, Petrone, Petri & Company

Jennifer Rainin, PhD
Chief Executive Officer, Kenneth Rainin Foundation

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

James Y. Richardson 
Vice President, Strategic Project Solution

P. Anthony Ridder 
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Knight-Ridder Inc.

Mary Leonard Robinson 
Consultant, nonprofit organizations

Robert L. Roe 
Former President, Corcept Therapeutics

Philip Rosedale 
Cofounder and Chief Executive Officer, High Fidelity

Robert J. Ryan 
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Entrepreneur America

Stratton D. Sclavos 
Partner, Vision Venture Partners

Roger S. Siboni 
Director, Coupa

Nat Simons 
Cofounder, Prelude Ventures

H. Marcia Smolens 
Founder, HMS Associates

Aaron Vermut
Former Chief Executive Officer, Prosper Marketplace, Inc.

Lucinda Watson 

Peter C. Wendell 
Founder and Managing Director, Sierra Ventures

Allison G. Williams 
Vice President and Director of Design, AECOM

R. Sanders Williams 
Former President, Gladstone Institutes

Michelle Yee 
Advisory Committee, Human Rights Watch, Disability Rights Division

In Memoriam

Luis Alvarez
Eugene Amdahl
Charles Blitzer
William K. Bowes, Jr.
William Coblentz
Robert Cole
John R. Conely
Paul M. Cook
Russ C. Coughlan
William E. Crain
Louise M. Davies
Keith Eickman
Elizabeth Asip Evans
Parmer Fuller
Donald Glaser
Louis Goldblatt
Zuretti L. Goosby
Margaret Cleveland Guittard
Clarence E. Heller
Craig W. Johnson
David A. Kane
Daniel Koshland
Marian Koshland

Julius R. Krevans
Walter Landor
Moses Lasky
Jude P. Laspa
Jacques M. Littlefield
Sylvia C. McLaughlin
Norman Moore
Ruth Newhall
Gil Nickel
Bernard M. Oliver
Margaret Olsen
Michael Painter
George E. Pake
Max Palevsky
Wolfgang Panofsky
Lawrence T. Papay
J.B. de C.M. Saunders
Katherine Schiffeler
John R. Taylor
George W. Wheelwright
Stanley Wojcicki
Harold S. Yang
Gerald P. Yoachum