Board of Directors

Members of the Law Foundation’s Board of Directors represent major law firms, high tech and finance industries and the greater community, and are deeply committed to supporting our efforts to ensure that all members of our community have the opportunity to be part of the Silicon Valley success story. 

fy 2020 Board Officers

Alexis coll-very, PRESIDENT / Simpson thacher & bartlett llp

Elizabeth pipkin, PRESIDENT-ELECT / mcmanis faulkner

Scott maples, PAST-PRESIDENT / community leader


catherine zinn, SECRETARY / orrick, herrington & sutcliffe llp



Yabo Lin / Sidley Austin LLP

Brian M. Martin / Juniper Networks, Inc. 

Suzan Miller / community leader

Richard J. Ostiller / Ankura Consulting group, llc 

Laura M. Owen / maxim integrated

LouisE Pentland / PayPal, Inc.

Erika Rottenberg / Chan Zuckerberg Initiative

Mark Rowland / Ropes & Gray LLP

John F. Schultz / Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Vicki S. Veenker / Veenker Law Offices

Melanie Vinson / community leader

Michael Zuckert / Silicon Valley Bank

Neel Chatterjee / goodwin procter llp

rodger cole / fenwick & west llp

MattHEW Fawcett / NetApp, Inc.

Adam Fliss / TPG Capital

Mark D. Fowler / DLA Piper LLP

Richard G. Frenkel / Latham & Watkins LLP

Russell C. Hansen / Gibson, Dunn
& Crutcher LLP

Melissa Hollatz / Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati

Natasha Innocenti / Mlegal group

Eric Jensen / Cooley LLP

John W. Kuo / Varian Medical Systems

Thomas F. Larkins / Applied Materials, Inc.