Board of Directors

Christopher Edley Jr.
The Opportunity Institute, Co-Founder; Professor and former dean, UC Berkeley School of Law 

Ann O'Leary (Vice Chair)
The Opportunity Institute, Co-Founder

Tom Steyer (Chair)
Founder and President, NextGen Climate

Heather Boushey (Treasurer)
Chief Economist, Washington Center for Equitable Growth; Senior Fellow, Center for American Progress

Nadine Burke Harris, M.D.
Founder and CEO, Center for Youth Wellness

Alida Garcia
Director of Coalitions & Policy,

Bertram Lubin, M.D.
President and Chief Executive Officer, UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland
Associate Dean of Children’s Health, UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospitals

Lenny Mendonca
Senior Fellow, The Presidio Institute; Director Emeritus, McKinsey

Robert Reich
Chancellor’s Professor of Public Policy; former U.S. Secretary of Labor

Bill Richardson
Former Governor of New Mexico, Member of Congress, Secretary of Energy, and Ambassador to the United Nations

Thomas Saenz (Secretary)
President and General Counsel of MALDEF (Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund)

Robert Shireman
Senior Fellow, The Century Foundation; founder, California Competes

Laura D’Andrea Tyson
Professor and former dean, UC Berkeley Haas School of Business; former Director, National Economic Council, White House

Mark G. Yudof
University of California President Emeritus; Professor of Law, Berkeley Law