Board

Paul Regan

 

Chair

Paul Regan has lived in Hillsborough with his wife Barbara for 39 years.  He served on its School Board for 10 years and two terms as its President.  He also served on Hillsborough’s City Council for 12 years, including a term as Mayor.   He ...

Elaine Cohen, Ed.D.

 

Vice Chair

Elaine Cohen has held leadership positions for her first two years as a member of the Hillsborough Auxiliary. She holds an Ed.D. in Education from University of San Francisco and her professional experience includes teaching, research and ...

Matt Edling

 

Treasurer

Matt Edling is a partner and co-founder of Sher Edling, LLP.  Matt represents public agencies in water contamination cases. In addition, Matt also litigates select other high-impact and high-value environmental cases on behalf of cities and other ...

Linda Leao

 

Secretary

Linda Leao provides a unique voice and perspective to Gatepath’s board through her extensive experience working with nonprofits including Community Service League and Family Service League where Linda helped pilot a mentor program. She attended San ...

Todd Gemmer

 

Development Committee Chair

Todd Gemmer has been a Financial Advisor since 2001. He coordinates comprehensive wealth management strategies for both individual and corporate investors including financial planning, asset allocation strategies, fixed income, 401(k) and 403(b) ...

Scott Atkinson

 

 

Scott Atkinson is a Counsel at Seyfarth Shaw LLP in San Francisco.  His practice includes all aspects of labor & employment law and emphasizes trade secrets and employee mobility issues.  Prior to joining Seyfarth, Scott was a director at Carr ...

Kathyrn Breaux

 

President, Gatepath Auxiliary

Jeff Brown

 

Jeff is the Senior Vice President of Corporate Communications and Government Affairs at GoPro. Prior to joining GoPro, he was the Senior Vice President of Communications and Public Affairs for Electronic Arts. Jeff’s primary focus on the Gatepath ...

Cassy Christianson

 

Cassy is a developmental specialist and consultant for families of children with special needs and learning differences. An experienced educator, group facilitator, and writer, Cassy previously served as Director of Children’s Services at Gatepath ...

Steve Eskenazi

 

Prior to becoming an angel investor, Steve was a Managing Partner with Walden Venture Capital, where he was responsible for building the firm’s digital media and technology practice. Steve also worked at Alex. Brown & Sons as a Managing Director ...

Jeff Fallick

 

Jeff started his career at United Health Care and then spent four years at Blue Shield of California managing their small group sales division for Northern California. In addition, he spent several years at eHealth Insurance, a leading national ...

Grace W Gengoux, PhD

 

Grace W Gengoux, PhD currently serves on the clinical faculty at Stanford University's School of Medicine. She is a licensed psychologist and Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA-D) and one of the foremost experts in behavioral treatments for ...

Larry Grotte

 

Larry has 36 years of senior executive and management consulting experience serving Fortune 500 and venture-backed technology companies. He has held CEO/C-level positions on various teams leading IT, strategic planning, M&A, finance and marketing.  ...

Charles H. Mason, Jr.

 

Charles H. Mason, Jr. is a Retired Healthcare Executive, most recently serving as the President & Chief Executive Officer of Parkview Health in Fort Wayne, Indiana.  Mr. Mason also served as President & Chief Executive Officer of Mills Peninsula ...

Cathy Nessier

 

Vice President and Gatepath Liaison, Gatepath Auxiliary

Suman Prasad

 

Suman is Head of Startup and VC Partnerships, Global Partnerships at Google. He also worked as Vice President of Analytics and Strategy at Electronic Arts and held leadership positions at Alacon Ventures, McKinsey & Company, Roundarch, and Ernst & ...

Mike Reed

 

Mike Reed is a Vice President and Institutional Portfolio Manager at Franklin Templeton Investments with specific responsibility over the Franklin Templeton Fixed Income Group's Taxable, San Mateo-based strategies with a focus on strategies that ...

Holly Rockwood

 

Holly Rockwood is Vice President of Communications at Wells Fargo.  She leads a team that is responsible for protecting and enhancing the company’s reputation in the San Francisco Bay Area by developing and implementing strategic media relations, ...

Sibylle Whittam

 

Philanthropy Consultant

Sibylle Whittam is a philanthropy consultant who has been a leading professional and volunteer fundraiser for over 20 years.  She has a Bachelor of Science from Barnard College and a degree from Massachusetts College of Pharmacy.  She was named ...

Steve Williams

 

Steven N. Williams joined Cotchett, Pitre & McCarthy in 1997 and became a partner of the firm in 2003. Williams practices exclusively in the fields of litigation, trial, and client counseling. Williams concentrates in the fields of business ...

David Wisnom III

 

David Wisnom III is a 20 plus year brand and marketing strategist who has designed brand campaigns for global corporations including McDonald’s, Coca-Cola, Mechanics Bank, Varian Medical Systems, Western Digital and Gatorade. His experience working ...