Board & Advisors

Board & Advisors

Board of Directors

Liz Quinn - President
Director, Business Partnering, Adobe

Elisa Odabashian - Vice President
Retired Consumer Advocate, Consumer Reports
Faculty, University of California, Berkeley School of Public Health

Jessica Ovbiagele - Treasurer
Assistant Director of Finance, Internet Archive

Warren Chiang - Secretary
Associate Dean and Senior Director of First Year Experience, Stanford University

Alexander Alvey
Vice President, Platform Innovation, BlackRock

Jacquie Davidson
Global Director, Workforce Transformation and Mobility Managed Services, Vialto Partners

Ke'ili Deal
Senior Specialist, Partner Events, Salesforce

Penny Dong
Vice President, Program and Alliance Management, Immune-Onc Therapeutics

Tracey Carrillo Fecher
Chief Executive Officer, Sonrisas Dental Health

William J. Goines
Co-Managing Shareholder Silicon Valley , Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Kimberly Griffin
Attorney At Law, Scale LLP

Kalvyn Rasquinha
Product Manager, Adobe

Caitlin Smallwood
VP, Data Science & Engineering, Search & Assistant, Google

Jim Salas
Director of Talent Acquisition, Stellar Solutions

Othar Hansson, Chair Emeritus
Principal Engineer, Google, Inc.

Advisory Team

Art Adams
Jack Brigham
Judy Brigham
Chalan Colby
Eugenia Durdall
Charles Garfield, PhD
Betsy Haehl
Tracy Herrick
Linda Kaiser
Priscilla Lau
Chris Librie
Karen Letendre
Michael Lydon
Stephen Player

Program Consultants

Maria N. Berardi, Ph.D., LMFT
Robert Cusick
Susan Hamlin, MFT
John Parker, MD (Camp Kara)
Liz Powell, MFT
Nicholas Ross, PhD
Sue Linville Shaffer, EdD, MFT

Serving on Kara’s board has been so meaningful – knowing that the work we do brings hope and healing to those who are grieving.

Kara Board Member