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Meet the Board of Directors

Meet the Board of Directors

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Kathleen (Katy) Brown

PBWC Board Chair and President
Corporate Vice President, Enterprise Commercial Software and Digital Platforms, Microsoft

Katy Brown is Corporate Vice President for Microsoft’s Enterprise Commercial covering the national Software and

Deepti Srivastava

PBWC Board Vice Chair

Deepti is the Vice Chair of PBWC’s Board of Directors. Most recently, she was the Vice President and Head of Product at Observable, a fast-growing, data visualization startup. Prior to that, Deepti worked on best-in-class

Diana Sroka

PBWC Board Treasurer
Vice President, Consumer Services Product, HP Inc.

Diana Sroka is the global head of Product for HP’s Consumer Services business. She is driving the expansion of HP’s subscription services and solutions. She also

Sue Bunnell

PBWC Board Secretary
Senior Vice President and Senior Legal Adviser, Wells Fargo

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

Congresswoman Jackie Speier

PBWC Founder & Emerita Board Member
US Congresswoman (Ret.)

Congresswoman Speier represented the 14th District of California for almost 15 years, until her retirement in January 2023. Before that, Congresswoman Speier

Judy Bloom

PBWC Founding President & Emerita Board Member
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

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

Gizelle Robinson

PBWC Director at Large
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

Debbie Heard

PBWC Director at Large
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