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

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

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

Alexander Alvey
Vice President, Platform Innovation, BlackRock

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

Kimberly Griffin
Attorney At Law, Scale LLP

Priscilla Lau
Strategic Partner Manager, YouTube

Chris Librie
Director - ESG, Applied Materials

Kalvyn Rasquinha
Product Manager, Adobe

Jim Salas
Director of Talent Acquisition, Stellar Solutions

Othar Hansson, PhD - 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
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