Leadership

Silicon Valley - Leadership - Ken Toren

Ken Toren – Chapter CEO

Ken Toren has served as CEO, COO, VP, Director, Board Member, co-founder, and advisor for start-ups, private/public companies, and non-profits. He has raised venture capital investments of $20M+, consistently generated $MM+ in annual revenues, led mergers/acquisitions and been responsible for non-profit fundraising campaigns totaling $200M. In the healthcare sector, Ken held leadership roles with REDmedic, Parkinson's Institute and Clinical Center, VertiQ Software, Cancer CAREpoint and UCSF Global Health and Asthma Research. In the for-profit sector, Ken was an executive with several companies including LONMARK International, Onomy Labs, Grey Zone, KickFire, ActivIdentity, and LECG. Ken's non-profit experience includes executive staff roles in JCCs/Jewish Federations and at Hope Services. No stranger to community involvement, Ken served as Chairman of San Andreas Regional Center and Board Member of Hope Services, LSA Homes, NOVA, YMCA, and KCAT TV15. Ken holds a B.S in Public Health and a M.Ed in Hospitality and Tourism from Temple University in Philadelphia, PA. He lives in Los Gatos, California, with his wife, children, and Border Collie rescue dog.

Board of Directors Fiscal Year 2017

Terry Unter
Former Hi-Tech Executive
Board Chair

Patti Fry
Former Principal/Partner IBM Global Services
Vice Chair

Feras Alhlou
Cofounder & Principle Consultant, E-nor
Secretary

Eric Allegakoen
Vice President-Finance, Adobe Systems Inc.

Chris Carlton
Retired NetApp Executive

Liz Dietz
Professor Emeritus and Community Volunteer

Stan Dutrow
Former High-Tech Product Development Specialist & Consultant

Alex Garcia
Consultant

Larry Hebb
Senior Vice President Northern Trust

Susan Hoerger
Deputy Director HR/Director HR Compliance, Stanford Univ. School of Medicine

Virginia Chang Kiraly
Community Volunteer

Camille McCormack
Community Volunteer

Bernard Moon
Cofounder and Partner, SparkLabs Global Ventures

Issra Osman
Student, Monta Vista High School

Pooja Rao
Student, Cupertino High School

Katie Roper
Vice President, Health Care Strategy, Home Care Assistance

Chetna Sehgal
Accenture Inc.

Joe Siecinski
Owner, ActionCOACH of Santa Clara

Manav Singh
Partner, SOAProjects

Thu-Thuy Truong
Co-Founder, VP of Marketing, TTi, Inc.

Sam Tyagi
Managing Partner at Argean Capital

Josh Whitton
Vice-President, Marketing, Orchard Supply Hardware