BOARD OF DIRECTORS
About: Corporate banking/finance industry NYC&LA | Senior V.P. Union Bank’s Media and Comm Team | B.S. NYU & M.B.A. at Wharton School | Long-time SVP member | Active member of Amnesty International
About: Attorney at SBL Counsel | Familiar with for small and mid-sized businesses in transactional. intellectual property law | Graduate of Loyola Law School | Volunteered in a tax assistance program | Externed for the Internal Revenue Service | Fast Pitch coach | SVP Partner since 2014
About: Over 20years private & corporate Art Advisor | Member of the Association of Professional Art Advisors | Member of LENS at the LACMA, PAC/LA, The Hammer Fellows, The Curator’s Council at LAXART | Executive Committee of Art Table (national organization for women in the arts) | SVP L.A. Partner since 2010 and currently a Board Member. Website: www.burnsartadvisory.com
About: Board Member and Executive Director of the WHH Foundation | Born and raised in Ireland | B.A. in History and English from University College Dublin | Master of Philosophy in Gender and Women’s Studies from Trinity College Dublin | Immigrating to the San Francisco Bay Area in 1979 | Has been active in education as a volunteer in her children’s schools and has served on several school boards.
About: Senior VP of Impact for United Way Worldwide. Leads design and development of programmatic strategies for the United Way network in the U.S. and internationally | Extensive experience in philanthropy | Previous VP of Programs; Director of responsive grant making & senior program officer.
Committed Causes: Improve the education, income and health of vulnerable families.
About: President & CEO of Chrysalis sin 2009 | Prior Vice President of Chrysalis Enterprises, a group of social enterprise businesses that provide transitional jobs for Chrysalis clients | B.S. in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the UC Davis and a Masters in International Business from George Washington University | SVP Board member
About: Nonprofit and philanthropic sectors for 18+ years | several entry-to-executive-level roles, leading capacity building, education advocacy and social justice initiatives | Managed multi-million-dollar grant-making portfolios in the United States and abroad | Pioneered capacity building programs, professional development and organizational initiatives
Committed Causes: Advancing social justice through expanding educational, economic and political opportunity for people of color.
About: Lawyer and mediator | Trust Research Specialist at US Trust, Bank of America | JD from the University of San Diego School of Law | Lead Articles Editor of the San Diego Law Review | BA summa cum laude from UC San Diego | SVP partner since 2016 | Co-Chair of the 2018 Social Innovation Fast Pitch | Currently hosts the SVP Book Club |
About: CEO of MLabs Inc., | Co-founder and CMO of Wild Poppy | Marketing & Operations | Founding Partner of the Bay Area Peninsula SVP chapter in 2002 | Trusteeship (Executive) Committee of La Sierra University | Member of the Zapara School of Business Advisory Board | SVPLA Partner since 2012 and Board Vice-Chair