Board of Directors

Andrew “Drew” Clark

Andrew “Drew” Clark

Sustainable Silicon Valley Board Co-Chair | Director of Strategy, IBM Venture Capital Group
Elan Scheinman

Elan Scheinman

Sustainable Silicon Valley, Vice-Chair and Senior Adviser
Walker Kellogg

Walker Kellogg

Sustainable Silicon Valley Board Member | LEED AP, CSDP, CGBP | Co-Founder, Inspired Labs.
Jamie Orr, Ph.D

Jamie Orr, Ph.D

Sustainable Silicon Valley Board Member| Workforce Development, CA Community Colleges | CEO, Tahoe Mountain Lab
Olivia Teter

Olivia Teter

Sustainable Silicon Valley Board Member | Global Network Liaison Biomimicry | 3.8 Institute.
Ty Walrod

Ty Walrod

Sustainable Silicon Valley Board Member | Co-Founder and CEO, Bright Funds.

SSV Legal Counsel

Water Advisory Council

Newsha Ajami, PhD

Newsha Ajami, PhD

Director of Urban Water Policy | Water in the West, Stanford University
Josiah Cain

Josiah Cain

Director of Innovation, Sherwood Design Engineers
Bob Hitchner

Bob Hitchner

Chief Sales & Marketing Officer, Nexus eWater Inc.
Sebastien Tilmans

Sebastien Tilmans

Director of Operations, Codiga Resource Recovery Center at Stanford University

SSV Board Emeritus/ Emerita

Margaret Bruce
SSV Board Chair, Emeritus
Principal Solutionary at Manzanita Consulting Associates
Member, Board of Directors San Lorenzo Valley Water District

Ephi Banaynal dela Cruz
Sustainable Silicon Valley Board Vice-Chair,
Director, Social and Environmental Accountability (SEA) and Audit
Microsoft

Jim Crowley
SSV Board Chair, Emeritus
Engineering Unit Manager – Utility Support Programs
Santa Clara Valley Water District

Scott Green
City of San Jose

Jennifer Smith Grubb
Jennifer Smith Grubb Consulting

Jose Iglesias
SW Professional Services Executive at Hewlett-Packard

Rosemary Kamei
Sustainable Silicon Valley Board Member
Principal, Kamei Consulting Group

David Kaneda
Principal
Integrated Design Associates (IDeAs)

Jamie McLeod
Sustainable Silicon Valley Board Member

Peter Melhus
Assistant Professor, San Francisco State University

Mike Mielke
Sustainable Silicon Valley Board Member
Senior Director, Environmental Programs & Policy, Silicon Valley Leadership Group

Julia Miller
Sustainable Silicon Valley Board Member
El Camino Hospital Board of Directors Member, Elected
Former Mayor, City of Sunnyvale
Former Board Member Bay Area Air Quality Management District (BAAQMD)

Bonnie Nixon
SSV Board Chair, Emeritus
CEO, BonnEco

Bruce Paton
SSV Board Chair, Emeritus
Chair, MBA Program, Monterey Institute of International Studies

Heyward Robinson
Sustainable Silicon Valley Board Member
Senior Scientist, SRI International

Jennifer Shepherd
Principal, Canyon Snow

Andrew Barnes
Sustainable Silicon Valley Board Member
Managing Director, Emerging Payments
Payment Week

Mas Sakamoto
Sustainable Silicon Valley Board Member
General Partner,
Hack Ventures Inc.
Former Board Co-Chair

Frank Teng
Sustainable Silicon Valley Board Member
Vice President, West Region Manager, Energy & Sustainability Services
Jones Lang LaSalle for Yahoo!
Former Board Chair

Chris Schwarz
Former Sustainable Silicon Valley Board Member
Managing Associate
Canyon Snow, LLC.

SSV Advisory Council

Margaret Bruce
SSV Board Chair, Emeritus
Principal Solutionary at Manzanita Consulting Associates
Member, Board of Directors San Lorenzo Valley Water District

Jack Broadbent
Executive Officer/Air Pollution Control Officer
Bay Area Air Quality Management District

Jeff Byron
Member, Band of Angels
Co-Chair, Clean Tech Open National Board

Ralph Cavanagh
Senior Attorney
Natural Resources Defense Council

Rick DeGolia
Vice-Mayor, City of Atherton
Business Consultant, DeGolia Associates

Carl Guardino
CEO
Silicon Valley Leadership Group

Winston Hickox
Principal
California Strategies LLC

Jerry Hill
State senator district 13
Environmental Quality Committee(Chair)

Paul Holland
General Partner, Head of Cleantech Practice
Foundation Capital

Jose Iglesias
Sustainable Silicon Valley Board Member
SW Professional Services Executive at Hewlett-Packard

Bruce Klafter
Sr. Director, Corporate Social & Environmental Responsibility
Flextronics

Liz Kniss
Vice Mayor
City of Palo Alto

Bob Lanz, CPA
Managing Partner
Ramp Partners, LLC

Linda J. LeZotte
Director, Santa Clara Valley Water District Board
Attorney, Law Office of Linda J. LeZotte

Julia Miller
El Camino Hospital Board of Directors Member, Elected
Former Mayor, City of Sunnyvale
Former Board Member Bay Area Air Quality Management District (BAAQMD)

Nancy Noe
Senior Manager, Govt. Affairs
Johnson & Johnson Company

Robert Parkhurst
Director, Agriculture Greenhouse Gas Markets at Environmental Defense Fund

Wendy Pulling
Director of Conservation Programs
The Nature Conservancy, California

Heyward Robinson
Senior Scientist, SRI International

Mas Sakamoto
General Partner, Hack Ventures

Keith Smith
Sustainability Manager, retired
California Environmental Protection Agency

Dr. Robert Stephens
Chair, Pacific Institute

Dr. James Sweeney
Director, Precourt Institute for Energy Efficiency, Professor, Management Science and
Engineering, Stanford University

Kristina Skierka
President, Katalytix
Cleantech ~ Energy ~ Environment

Frank Teng
VP, Western Region Manager, Energy and Sustainability Services, Jones Lang LaSalle

Chuck Wilhelm
Principal, Chuck Wilhelm & Associates, and
Business Development, EnLight Energy

Kurt E. Yeager
Chairman, Galvin Electricity Initiative