Community service takes on many forms. I try to focus on those areas in which I can apply my strengths – for example, in governance, management, technology, and aviation:

  • Design Advisory Council, iGIANT (impact of gender/sex on innovation and new technologies), leading committee on iGIANT Seal of Approval metrics (2018 – current) – here is an example of one of our roundtable events
  • Advisory Board Member, School of Engineering, UC Merced (2016 – current)
  • Science & Engineering Advisory Council to the National Board, ARCS Foundation (2014 – current)
  • Capt, Civil Air Patrol, U.S. Air Force Auxiliary,  aerial imaging standards, technology and training; project management; mission pilot for SAR and disaster relief, leading SF Bay Area Group 2’s drone program (2013 – current)
  • Board of Directors, President, Exec. VP, VP, MIT Club of N. California (over 12,000 alumni/ae) (2000 – 2016)
  • Member, Selection Committee, MIT Alumni Association (2010 – 2012)
  • Board of Directors and Co-Chair, Membership Committee, Assoc for Corporate Growth, San Francisco Chapter (2011 – 2013)
  • Board of Directors/Trustees and Chair, Nominating Committee, St Mary’s Medical Center, San Francisco, flagship hospital of Dignity Health (2003 – 2008)