Board & Staff

Board

A volunteer Board of Directors governs the Caltech Alumni Association. Most voting Board members serve three-year terms and currently represent graduates from classes as early as 1974 and as recently as 2014. The Caltech Alumni Association is a 501(c)3 non-profit corporation.

Executive Committee  ·  2020–2021

Satoshi Ohtake
Satoshi Ohtake
PhD

Chair

BS
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Senior Director of Pharmaceutical Research and Development, Pfizer
Chesterfield, MO
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Keith Karasek
Keith Karasek
PhD

Vice Chair, Leadership

BS
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74
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Director of Experiential & Career Development, Harvard School of Engineering & Applied Sciences
Watertown, MA
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Christie Canaria
Christie Canaria
PhD

Vice Chair, Governance

PhD
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08
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Program Director, NCI SBIR Development Center
Silver Spring, MD
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Jennifer Lee
Jennifer Lee
PhD

Vice Chair, Finance

PhD
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10
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Commercialization Manager, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Richland, WA
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Frederic Caldwell
Frederic Caldwell
BS

BS
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96
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Partner Engagement, Netflix
San Jose, CA
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Miral Kim-E
Miral Kim-E
PhD

BS
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78
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Portfolio Manager and Partner, Frontier Global Partners
La Jolla, CA
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Linda Maepa
Linda Maepa
BS

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96
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Founder and Executive Director, Now and Then, For the Future
Woodside, CA
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Jasmine Soria Sears
Jasmine Soria Sears
PhD

BS
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12
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Hardware Systems Engineer, Reality Labs, Meta
Kirkland, WA
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Liz Stameshkin
Liz Stameshkin
JD

BS
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03
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Special Counsel, Cooley LLP
Pacifica, CA
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Martin Tangora
Martin Tangora
PhD

BS
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57
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Professor, University of Illinois Chicago (Retd.)
Chicago, IL
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Directors  ·  2020–2021

Jennifer Blank
Jennifer Blank
PhD
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PhD
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93
Senior Research Scientist, NASA Ames Research Center
Livermore, CA

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Chris Bryant
Chris Bryant
MBA
BS
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95
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Chief Technology Officer, Abett, Inc.
Pasadena, CA

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Anthony Chong
Anthony Chong
BS
BS
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10
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Chief Executive Officer, IKASI
Mountain View, CA

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Jeanne Hartshorn
Jeanne Hartshorn
BS
BS
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11
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Technical Program Manager, Snap Inc.
Venice, CA

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Nick Hutzler
Nick Hutzler
PhD
BS
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07
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Assistant Professor of Physics, Caltech
Pasadena, CA

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Tara Gomez-Hampton
Tara Gomez-Hampton
PhD
PhD
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11
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Associate Director of Medical Affairs, Biosense Webster
Pasadena, CA

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Dan Liebling
Dan Liebling
MS
BS
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02
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Staff Engineering Manager, Google Research
Seattle, WA

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Alexandra Lockwood
Alexandra Lockwood
PhD
PhD
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14
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Project Scientist, NASA's James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) Science Communications
Columbia, MD

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Kevin Noertker
Kevin Noertker
BS
BS
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09
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Chief Executive Officer, Ampaire
Long Beach, CA

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Carol Nottenburg
Carol Nottenburg
JD & PhD
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74
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Owner, Cougar Patent Law
Renton, WA

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Alice Tang
Alice Tang
MS
BS
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79
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Regional Manager, Chevron (Ret.)
Moraga, CA

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Staff

Ralph Amos
Ralph Amos
MPA

President and CEO

Mark Davis
BS
Mark Davis

Director, Alumni Content and Value Delivery

mdavis3@caltech.edu
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Bianca Blasquez
BS
Bianca Blasquez

Associate Director, Alumni Digital Integration and Strategy

bblasque@caltech.edu
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Xochiltl Bravo
MSW
Xochiltl Bravo

Director, Alumni Outreach, Development & Strategic Partnerships

xrbravo@caltech.edu
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Chu Chu
MPA
Chu Chu

Director, Alumni Operations, Leadership Development and CAA Corporate Secretary

cchu2@caltech.edu
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Sherry Winn
BA
Sherry Winn

Membership Coordinator

swinn@caltech.edu
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Joshua Walker
BS
Joshua Walker

Executive Assistant to the Assistant Vice President, Alumni Relations

jewalker@caltech.edu
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Zachary Kelch
BA
Zachary Kelch

Content Support Assistant

zkelch@caltech.edu
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Lance Taylor
BS
Lance Taylor

Alumni Relations Coordinator

lancet@caltech.edu
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Srikar Poruri
BS
Srikar Poruri

Digital Marketing Coordinator

srikar@caltech.edu
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