Author of The Flaw of Averages and Adjunct Professor of Civil & Environmental Engineering at Stanford University.
Fifteen years of communications consulting including 10 years as PR manager of the Stanford University School of Medicine Blood Center.
Over 30 years of experience in algorithm design, signal processing, and networks. Active in local government and advises several small start-up tech companies. Holds several patents for medical instrumentation.
Board Member Emeritus
Nobel Laureate in Economics and Professor of finance at the Rady School of Management at the University of California, San Diego. Video
Board Member Emeritus
Vice President and Lead Tax Counsel, Walt Disney Company.
Chief Research Scientist
Founder and Managing Partner at Keelin Reeds Partners; former Worldwide Managing Director, Strategic Decision Group; Co-founder Decision Education Foundation.
Chief Financial Officer
Over twenty years as a senior financial executive in high tech and higher education (non-profit).
Specializes in non-profit leadership, community outreach, stakeholder facilitation, and strategic communications.
Director of Operations
Twenty years of experience in project coordination, administration, and technical writing at tech companies including Microsoft and TiVo.
Director of Software Development
More than twenty years of experience in Monte Carlo simulation. Helped develop the SIPmath Tools.
Mary Claire Meijer
Supports the Executive Director and other team members. Multiple years of experience directing large volunteer staff.
Chair of Water Practice
Tom Chesnutt is the CEO of A & N Technical Services, Inc. with over thirty years of experience in water analytics.
Chair of Resources and Readiness Applications
Chief Analytics Officer at JDSAT Operations Research and Data Science; Senior Operations Research Analyst; Data Scientist; and Marine Corps Lieutenant Colonel (Retired).
Chair of Decisions and Measurements
President of Hubbard Decision Research and author of How to Measure Anything. Video
Chair of Government Finance Applications
Shayne is the Senior Manager of Research for GFOA and has been a leader in developing the practice and technique of long-term financial planning and policies for local government. Video
Chair of National Security Applications
Connor McLemore is an Operations Research Analyst and Section Head at the Pentagon.
Chair of Energy Practice
Consulting Decision Analyst. 41 years at Chevron (retired). Developed DA Practice and conducted probabilistic analysis of capital investment. Video
Chair, Financial Applications Retail banking executive for 25 years. Treasurer for San Francisco Conservatory of Music, and former board member for BAI, a banking industry association.
Chair of Best Modeling Practice Chairman and CEO of Lone Star Analysis, Inc. Video
Chair of Secondary Education
West Oakland Middle School teacher with a background in Civil Engineering and Transportation Management.
Chair of Agricultural Applications
Principal Scientist at World Agroforestry (ICRAF) and Advisor to Innovative Solutions for Decision Agriculture (iSDA) with 40 years’ experience in tropical land management.
Chair of Standards Committee
Project Planning Consultant, Author of The Art of the Plan Blog.