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Thank You to Our Donors

See the full list below of the generous people and organizations who make our work possible.

July 2020-June 2021

Individual Donors


$250,000 and above

Denise Foderaro and Frank Quattrone
Judy Swanson



$100,000 - 249,999

Ann S. Bowers
Barbara and William Heil, Jr.


$50,000 - $99,999

Marimo Berk
Grimm Family Fund
Hitz Foundation
Dirk and Charlene Kabcenell Foundation
James and Katherine Lau Foundation
Lorry Lokey
Deedee McMurtry
The Moore Family Foundation
The Scott Foundation
Charmaine and Dan Warmenhoven


$25,000 - $49,999

Eileen and Christopher DiGiorgio
Kenneth Haughton
Shannon and Joseph Kava
Neeru and Vinod Khosla
Janie and Wayne Lambert
Maureen Langan and David Mewes
Milligan Family Charitable Fund
Jami Dover Nachtsheim and Stephen           Nachtsheim
Smith Family Foundation


$10,000 - $24,999

Janice and Thomas Berthold
Penelope and E. Ronald Blake
Gloria and Michael Chiang
Somesh Dash
Esther John and Aart de Geus
Kathy and James Deichen
Susan and John Diekman
Geschke Foundation
Barbara and John Glynn
Connie and Jerry Held
Trine Sorensen and Michael Jacobson
Jaynie and William Kind
David H. Liu Foundation
Ludwick Family Foundation
Janine Pelosi
Josie and Daniel Perez
Susan and Richard Roche
Amy and Matthew Sapp
Judy and Les Vadasz
Jack and Mary Lois Wheatley Family Trust



$5,000 - $9,999

Barnholt Family Foundation
Bell Family Foundation
Cushman Family Foundation
Donna Dubinsky and Leonard Shustek
Ana and Carl Eschenbach, Jr.
The Brett & Michelle Galloway Foundation
Maud and Burton Goldfield Family Foundation
Eva Grove
Stephanie and Fred Harman
Maureen and David Kennedy
Gloria Chen and John Kibarian
Michele and Steve Kirsch
Katherine and James Lau
Shilin Jiang and Gregory Luth
Katherine and Robert Maxfield
Dianne and Regis McKenna
Julie Packard
Jin and CS Park
Cindy and Randy Pond
Hal Powell
Simon Segars
Michelle and David Tang



$2,500 - $4,999

Robert Bynum

Patricia and Martin Giles

Darlene Markovich and Ronald Haak

Jennifer and Randall Krenzin

Shawn and Douglas MacKenzie

Marnie Mar

Alison and Michael Mauzé

Shara and David Morishige

Dean Morton

Mary Murphy and Mark Stevens

Kenneth Washington

Carolyn and Greg Waters



$1,000 - $2,499

Linda and Nick Antonopoulos

Mechelle and Manny Barbara

Barbara and Frank Barone

Edward Bowen III

Stephanie Brown

Shari Clare

Sharon Jacobs And David Cohan

Sandi and Richard Conniff

Ronny Conway

Peggy and Yogen Dalal

Laura and Arnold de Leon

Nancy Blachman and David desJardins

Kim and Mohana Dissanayake

Celia and Jim Dudley

Joan and Alan Earhart

Chris and Lisa Farmer

Elwanda and William Fenwick

Spencer Fleischer

Kama and Thomas Fletcher

Gretchen Walker and Jason Freeman

Renu and Dhrumil Gandhi

Janna Groisman and Aymeric Gisselbrecht

Raquel Gonzalez

Hon Mai and Joseph Goodman

Munira Shamim And Amer Haider

Arline and James Harper

Peggy Heiman

Cynthia and Bertrand Irissou

Brendan Ittelson

Paula Judge

Kieve Foundation

Krishna Kolluri

Jennifer Konecny

Michael and Ina Korek Foundation Trust

Erica and Sathvik Krishnamurthy

Terry and Bill Krivan

Michelle and Michael Kwatinetz

Dan’l Lewin

Laura Becker-Lewke and Reynold Lewke

Diane Lovelace

Ann and Robert Marangell

Christina and Greg Mayer

Lisa Morgan

Sukanya and Omkaram Nalamasu

John Navrides

Janice Nelson

Thomas Ngo

Jennifer Ondrejka

Anthony and Maria Pappas

Penner Family Foundation

Jan and Don Provan

Cathy and Roger Quinlan

Dorothy Reagan

Beth and Stephen Robie

Mindy and Jesse Rogers

Catherine Rossi-Roos and Mark Roos

Kathleen Rydar

Diane Schweitzer and Steve Schramm

Bruno Schueler

Thomas Schutt

Eva and Kent Scott

Shadi Allen and Chad Seiler

Don Shepley

Scott Shipman

Nicolette St. Angel

Fred St. Goar

Katrina Stevens

Pamela and Edward Taft

Teri and Christian Treille

Nathalie and Gaurav Verma

Sean White

Elizabeth Wilner

Linda and King Won
Nousheen Eslambolchi and Pete Woodhouse


$500 - $999

Courtney Blum
Elizabeth Carey
J. Philip and Jennifer DiNapoli Foundation
Tara and Edward Dowdell
Benjamin Fennema
Caroline and Mark Kuperstock
Brian Levey
Kathleen Lincoln
Brynly Llyr
Rosemarie and Dale Luck
Robin and Stephen MacDonald
Myriam Curet and Timothy McAdams
Christina and Webb McKinney
Shauna Mika
Dinesh Mishra
Barbara Nealon
Joy Jim Peacock
The Quattlebaum Family
Dan Ruth
Shannon Hunt-Scott and Kevin Scott
Eleanor Smith
Scott Smith
Virginia Soo
John Wernli
Blake Wigdahl
Rachel and Jon Wilner
Steven Wong



Corporate, Foundation, Government Donors


$1,000,000 and above

City of San José



Applied Materials, Inc.
William K. Bowes Jr. Foundation
Cisco Systems, Inc.
Davidson Family Foundation
House Family Foundation
The Patrick J. McGovern Foundation
National Institutes of Health
NetApp, Inc.

Stanford Children's Health
Zoom Video Communications




Adobe Systems Incorporated
Bank of America
Google, Inc.
Intel Corporation
Monterey Peninsula Foundation,
    host of the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am
Seagate Technology, Inc.
Thermo Fisher Scientific



Amgen Foundation
Delta Air Lines
First Tech Federal Credit Union
Genentech, Inc.
The Franklin and Catherine Johnson Foundation
Koret Foundation
Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company
Marvell Semiconductor
Mayfield Fund Foundation
Oracle Corporation
Renesas Electronics
Leo M. Shortino Family Foundation
J.A. Unruh Family Foundation
Xilinx, Inc.



Akamai Foundation
Asset Management Company
Association of Science and Technology Centers
Box, Inc.
Forescout Technologies
Forever Young Foundation
Glynn Capital Management
Goldman Sachs
Hathaway Dinwiddie Construction, Co.
Hitachi Vantara LLC
Juniper Networks
KLA Foundation
Micro Lithography, Inc.
Microchip Technology, Inc.
Micron Technology Foundation
The Moca Foundation
Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation
National Science Foundation
Palo Alto Networks Foundation
Star One Credit Union
Toeniskoetter Construction
Western Digital



Robert E. and Adele Boydston Foundation
Hugh Stuart Center Charitable Trust
Embedded Ventures
Monolithic Power Systems
NXP Semiconductors
Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner
Sita Foundation
Synopsys, Inc.
Tech CU
Valley Water



Morrison and Foerster Foundation
Northrop Grumman
San Jose Water Company



Chan Zuckerberg Initiative
GE Foundation
Maxim Integrated

In Kind

Adobe Systems Incorporated
Autodesk, Inc.
Cisco Systems, Inc.
Google, Inc.
Zoom Video Communications


The Tech Legacy Society

Susan and John Diekman
Nancy S. Mueller and Bob Fox
Marion and Robert Grimm
Joan and Mike Hackworth
Maureen and David Kennedy
Karen and Richard King
Terry and Bill Krivan
Laura Becker-Lewke and Reynold Lewke
Deedee and Burton McMurtry
Donald Norling
Marilyn and David Pratt
Charles H. Rulofson
Anne and Peter Thorp
Louise Hornor and Sean Welsh

Tech 3.0
Legacy Society

Tech 3.0 Campaign


Ann S. Bowers
Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation


$1,000,000 - $9,999,999

William K. Bowes Jr. Foundation
Ann Howland Doerr and John Doerr
Ford Motor Company
Barbara and John Glynn
Bequest of Michael L. Hackworth
Franklin and Catherine Johnson Foundation
The David and Lucile Packard Foundation
Palo Alto Networks
The Frank and Denise Quattrone Foundation
Charmaine and Dan Warmenhoven
The Anne Wojcicki Foundation

$500,000 - $999,999

El Camino Hospital
Google, Inc.
Kaiser Permanente

$100,000 - $499,999

Abbott Vascular
Adobe Foundation
Barnholt Family Foundation
Susan and John Diekman
Barbara and William Heil, Jr.
The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
House Family Foundation
Institute of Museum and Library Services
The Dirk and Charlene Kabcenell Foundation
Knight Foundation
The Krause Foundation
James and Rebecca Morgan Family Foundation
Jami Dover Nachtsheim and Stephen Nachtsheim
National Institutes of Health
National Science Foundation
John M. Sobrato Jr.
The Swanson Family
Barbara and Steve Young


$50,000 - $99,999

Mary Lee and Edward Cannizzaro
Casey and Jack Carsten
Cisco Systems Foundation
County of Santa Clara
Eileen and Christopher DiGiorgio
Geschke Foundation
Connie and Jerry Held
Gloria Chen and John Kibarian
Betty and Gordon Moore
Eliane and Armand Neukermans
Josie and Dan Perez
Christine and Tim Ritchie
Leo M. Shortino Family Foundation

$25,000 - $49,999

Marimo Berk
Sonja and William Davidow
Kathy and James Deichen
Robert Grimm
Brendan Iribe
Shannon and Joseph Kava
Susan and Dan’l Lewin
Joanne Harrington and Lorry Lokey
Joyce Milligan
Silicon Valley Community Foundation
Cheryl and Lonnie Smith
James P. Verhalen Family Foundation
Jack Wheatley

$10,000 - $24,999

Christina and James Barrese
Penelope and Ronald Blake
Jennifer and Charles Boynton
Teresa Briggs
The Mary A. Crocker Trust
Esther John and Aart de Geus
Linda Yates and Paul Holland
Junior League of Palo Alto - Mid Peninsula
Worth and Andrew Ludwick
Marka and Bill May
Kathleen and Smith McKeithen
Karen and Mark McLaughlin
Michael Petersen
Bobbie and David Pratt
Cathy and Roger J. Quinlan
Renuka and Peter Relan
Amy and Matthew Sapp
Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner
Mauria Finley and Greg Yap
Sandy and Chris Yen

$5,000 - $9,999

Association of Science and Technology Centers
Renee and David Crawford
Lori and Joe Fabris
The Abe Farag Family Foundation
Mary Ellen and Michael E. Fox, Sr.
Beverly and Kenneth Haughton
Cathy and Kevin Kimball
Jane and William Kind
Jennifer and Randall Krenzin
The Lawrence Foundation
Monterey County Office of Education
Maria and Anthony Pappas
Dan Rose
Donna Dubinsky and Leonard Shustek


In Kind

Autodesk, Inc.
Cisco Systems, Inc.
DNA2.0, Inc.
Gibson Dunn
NetApp, Inc.
NeuroSky, Inc.
Nvidia Corporation
Qualcomm Tricorder XPRIZE
Team San Jose

2021 Committee Members

Young Women at The Tech Leadership Council

Courtney Blum, Leadership Council Chair, PwC
Diane Bryant, NovaSignal
Meaux Costello, Buckingham Strategic Wealth
Dr. Myriam Curet, Intuitive
Andy Dugacki, Chase Investments
Angela Harris, Ford Motor Company
Bev Huss, Pagonia Medical, Inc.
Mike Jacobson, Cooley
Katie Kirsch, Girl Possible
Rhonda Mahendroo, LeiLueur
Mika Mayer, Cooley
Douglas Portnow, Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner
Steve Schramm, Entrepreneur
Rupali Sharma, Take-Two Interactive
Nita Singh Kaushal, Miss CEO
Jacquie Stellmacher, Accuray
Maya Lis Tussing, Fairlight Advisors



The Tech Challenge Executive Committee

John Heinlein Ph.D., Executive Committee Chair, The Tech Board, Arm
George Apostol, Adviser
Greg Brown, Program Founder, STEM Consultant
Julia Chen, Cisco
Dan Christman, Marvell
John Decker, EY
Chris DiGiorgio, The Tech Board, Accenture (ret.)
Aymeric Gisselbrecht, The Tech Board, Renesas Electronics
Mike Heald, The Tech Board, Accenture
Bill Heil, The Tech Board
Chris Jacquet, Hitachi Vantara 
Rami Kanama, Microchip Technology
Tina Knauss, The Tech Board, PwC
Ekta Sahasi, Spikeview Inc.
Roxana Shirkhoda, Zoom Video Communications
Lindo St. Angel, Amazon Lab126
Clémence Tiradon, eBay

The Tech for Global Good Ambassador Steering Committee

Cynthia Irrissou
Erica Krishnamurthy
Lisa Morgan
Chris Nelson
Jennifer Ondrejka
Kent Scott
Nikki St. Angel
Teri Treille
Nathalie Verma



The Tech for Global Good Executive Committee
Patrick McGovern, The Patrick J. McGovern Foundation, Chair
Marimo Berk, The Tech Board, The Creekside School
Chris DiGiorgio, The Tech Board, Accenture (ret.)
Nousheen Eslambolchi, Visby Medical
Pascal Finette, Singularity University 
Gerald D. Held, Ph.D., The Tech Board, The Held Group
Shannon Hunt-Scott, The Tech Board, The Scott Foundation
Siobhan Kenney, Applied Materials
Rick Levenson, Rippleworks
Jami Nachtsheim, The Tech Board, Intel (ret.)
Anna Schlegel, NetApp
Doug Scott, Tectonic Video
Judy Swanson, The Tech Board, The Swanson Foundation
Teri Treille, Ambassador Steering Committee Liaison
Roxi Wen, Mozilla 
Sean White


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