Silicon Valley Commonwealth Club Advisory Council

Chair of the Advisory Council

  • John Leckrone, Director of Corporate Development, Adobe Systems, Inc.

Council Members

  • Robert E. Adams, Principal Engineer, Cisco
  • Harry Blount, Founder @ CEO, DESCERN
  • Tom Bondi, Partner, Armanino LLP
  • Dennise Carter, President, Carter McNulty
  • Maryles Casto, President, Casto Travel
  • Terry Christensen, Professor Emeritus, San Jose State University
  • Jaleh Daie, Executive Partner, Aurora Equity LLC
  • Jenny Dearborn, SVP Chief Learning Officer, SAP
  • Diana Diamond, Journalist
  • Hon. Rod Diridon, Sr., Executive Director, Mineta Transportation Institute
  • Gloria Duffy, CEO, Commonwealth Club of California
  • Lisa Fabish, Senior Business Leader, VISA
  • Anne-Flore Goldsberry, Head of Corporate Marketing, Silicon Valley Bank
  • Kirk O. Hanson, Executive Director, Markkula Center for Applied Ethics, Santa Clara University
  • Matt Levine, President, SourceUSA
  • Henry Manayan, Chief Operating Officer, Dhanoa Minerals, Ltd.
  • Sanjay Mody, Head of Global Transaction Banking and Client Advisory Service, Silicon Valley Bank 
  • Meredith Rudof Weiss, Volunteer Coordinator, Commonwealth Club/Silicon Valley
  • Leslie Saul Garvin, Assistant Director, Postgraduate Public Service at Stanford University
  • Katherine Strehl, Senior Vice President, Ogilvy Public Relations
  • Cole Wilbur, Trustee, David & Lucile Packard Foundation
  • Colleen Wilcox, Executive Director, Alliance for Teaching
  • Stephen Wright, Vice President of Strategic Communications, Silicon Valley Leadership Group