Meet the Board of Directors

Meet the Board of Directors

Kathleen (Katy) Brown

PBWC Board Chair and President
Vice President, Enterprise Commercial, West Region, Microsoft

Katy Brown is Vice President for Microsoft’s Enterprise Commercial West Region with $2.1B + in revenue, responsible for directing sales, services and partner efforts

Tani Girton

PBWC Board Vice Chair
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Bank of Marin

Tani has more than 25 years of experience delivering growth and performance to financial institutions and is currently Executive Vice President and Chief Financial

Deepti Srivastava

PBWC Board Secretary
Head of Product, Observable

Deepti Srivastava is passionate about technology and its ability to be a positive change enabler. She currently leads product strategy at Observable, a fast-growing, data

Debbie Heard

PBWC Board Treasurer
Bay Area Inclusion & Diversity Leader and Tax Partner, KPMG LLP

Debbie is a Tax Partner at KPMG and leads the Bay Area team in her tax specialty, helping businesses find and

Congresswoman Jackie Speier

Emerita Board Member and PBWC Founder
U.S. Congressswoman

Representing the 14th District of California, Congresswoman Speier formerly served as a California State Senator, where she authored groundbreaking

Judy Bloom

Emerita Board Member and PBWC Founding President
Floral Design and Organizational Development Consultant

Judy has served as the District Director for then-Assemblywoman Jackie Speier, Executive Director of Resourceful Women, Director of Employer Services at

Alexandra Roddy

PBWC Past Board Chair and President
Vice President, Ecosystems and Alliances, IBM Cloud

Alex Roddy, past President and Board Chair, is Vice President, Ecosystems and Alliances, IBM Cloud. She is a collaborative, creative, high-energy executive who is

Anat Baron

PBWC Director at Large
Founder and CEO of StashWall

Anat is currently the Founder and CEO of StashWall, an early-stage technology startup. She is also a Futurist and Professional Speaker who speaks globally on technology,

Sue Bunnell

PBWC Director at Large
Senior Vice President and Senior Company Counsel, Wells Fargo

Sue currently manages legal and regulatory issues related to Wells Fargo’s critical operations – corporate security,

Cheryl A. Cornelius

PBWC Director at Large
Client Relationship Director, PriceWaterhouseCoopers LLP (PWC)

Cheryl’s role is to help clients in the technology sector leverage PwC’s breadth of tax, accounting and consulting services globally. Prior to PwC, Cheryl served in a variety

Shirley Gordon

PBWC Director at Large, CPCU, CLU, CHFC
Retired Vice President Operations, State Farm Insurance

Shirley J. Gordon joined State Farm® in 1973 as an accounting intern in Bloomington, Illinois. Over the course of her 46 year State Farm career, she held numerous

Julia L. Jin McCullough, M.D.

PBWC Director at Large
Director, Safety Assessment, Genentech

A physician by training, Julia is the Director in Genentech Safety Assessment, and the Head of Outsourcing Operations.  With an extensive career in healthcare,

Deidra Lieberman

PBWC Director at Large
Vice President / Director Of Sales, CBS Television Stations, KPIX & KBCW

Deidra has served on the PBWC Board of Directors since 2012 and was the interim CEO in 2018. She brings her

Hope D. Mehlman

PBWC Director at Large
Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, Bank of the West; Corporate Secretary, BNP Paribas USA, Inc.

Hope has more than 20 years of leadership experience in

Gizelle Robinson

PBWC Director at Large
Senior Managing Director, Charles Schwab

Gizelle is Head of Retail Digital Accelerator and leads the Journey teams. Gizelle’s vision is to accelerate and deliver value continuously by championing innovation and

Carine Schneider

PBWC Director at Large
President, AST Private Company Solutions, Inc.

Carine Schneider is a leader in the private market and global compensation industry with deep experience in consulting, technology, and financial services. She is the