Board of Directors

Lisa Burger

Attorney with public interest law firm the Lexington Law Group; Advisory Council Member of The Crucible, a nonprofit industrial arts education center in Oakland; nonprofit consultant in the areas of nonprofit formation, operations and early strategic development

Benjamin Russell
Treasurer & CTO

Mobile technologist, consultant, political enthusiast and news & media maven

Marty Caplan

Co-founder of IAM affiliate Mystic Midway; 20 years experience in the professional game industry and the performance and media arts world to innovate and explore how humans use
play to understand their world in concert and opposition with others

Wayne Howard

Publishing and marketing executive for over 25 years; former Vice President-Sales for, an early online entrant in the charitable auction space; former General Manager of California Tourism and Sonoma West Publishers and Associate Publisher of San Francisco Magazine; founder and former Managing Director of Conservancy Art Shows /

Ankita Jain

Finance & Sales Strategy Manager with Insightly; with nearly ten years experience as a financial analyst for corporations such as Starwood Waypoint, EOS Climate, and Cadence Design Systems, Ms. Jain excels at crafting compelling business cases by translating complex data into structured and coherent stories for non-financial audiences 

Anthony St. George

Assistant Dean of International and Corporate Partnerships at the UC Berkeley College of Engineering; specializes in corporate and international partnerships, academic and non-profit business development and strategy, and individual philanthropy

Chen Zang

Director of Data Operations at indeni; Ms. Zang is a business leader who helps startups build and grow their sales and operations at various stages through vision, planning, and taking calculated risks