Silicon Valley Leadership Group Foundation
The purpose of the Silicon Valley Leadership Group Foundation is to conduct and promote non-partisan analysis, study and research of public policy issues affecting California’s Silicon Valley region, including housing, transportation, environmental protection, education, land use and energy, and help to alleviate human need and suffering in the region by combating hunger, deprivation and physical affliction with the provision of funding for food, clothing, shelter, medical care and other basic necessities of life;
The Foundation will serve as a forum for policy experts, business and community leaders, public officials, scholars, students and other individuals in the public and private sectors, developing other charitable programs to be determined by the board of directors. It will identify problems, and underlying facts, explore innovative solutions and alternatives, initiate and implement new or existing programs to address these problems, or fund current programs and promote the exchange of diverse views on those public policy issues.
The Silicon Valley Leadership Group Foundation is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization.
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Foundation Board Members:
Tom Hayse – ETM-Electromatic Inc. Chair
Jim Cunneen – California Strategies Vice Chair
Ed Wes – Perkins Coie LLP Secretary
Nancy Bussani – Dignity Health Treasurer
Sunny Claggett – CBIZ Silicon Valley
Kim Walesh – City of San Jose
J. Kim Fennell – deCarta
Thierry Jenar – Citibank
Robert S. Kieve – Empire Broadcasting Co.
Martin Schoeppler – FUJIFILM Dimatix
Russell Hancock – Joint Venture: Silicon Valley
Teresa Alvarado – Santa Clara Valley Water District
Connie Martinez – Silicon Valley Creates
Barbara Kamm – Technology Credit Union
Eric Reed – Verizon
Kimberly Meek – SAP
Carleen Matchniff – The Irvine Company
Carl Guardino – Silicon Valley Leadership Group