Board of Directors

About The LACF Board of Directors

The LACF Board of Directors is made up of community leaders from Los Altos, Los Altos Hills and Mountain View. They serve as our ambassadors and help steward the mission, direction, and policies of LACF. Directors approve grants made by LACF and ensure that the organization meets all legal requirements.

Connect, Care, Collaborate – Join Our Board!

Want to be part of a dynamic group of local leaders making a difference in your community? LACF is actively looking for candidates that are passionate about our community to serve on our board. Candidates should live in Los Altos, Los Altos Hills or Mountain View and commit to a three-year term.

About Joining Our Board

For more information on joining the LACF Board of Directors, please contact:

Joe Eyre, Executive Director | 650.949.5908 |

Portrait of LACF Board of Directors

Top Left to Right: Adin C. Miller, Jean Limbach, Crysta Krames, Bob Kresek, Dan Barritt
Middle Left to Right: Brenda Taussig, Shobana Gubbi, Julie Mahowald, Mike Kasperzak
Bottom Left to Right: Laura Teksler, John Radford, Marilyn Manning Lonergan
Not Pictured: Vivienne Hsu, Harry Price, Ellen Saliba

Board of Directors

Dan Barritt
Community Leader

Shobana Gubbi
Director of Major Gifts for Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties

Vivienne Hsu
Founder and CEO of LENDonate, Social Entrepreneur

Mike Kasperzak, Co-Chair
Co-Founder, Principal & Mediator, Silicon Valley Mediation Group, City Council & Former Mayor, Mountain View

Crysta Krames
Director of Business Development, Fremont Hospital

Bob Kresek
Former Principal, Buckingham Asset Management LLC

Jean Limbach, Co-Chair
Community Volunteer

Julie Mahowald, Past-Chair
CFO, The Housing Trust Silicon Valley

Adin C. Miller, MPA

Venk Nathamuni
Vice President of Corporate Business Development, Maxim

Diane Parnes – Bio coming soon!
Founder and CEO, Evolutionary Philanthropy & Nonprofit Services

Harry Price, Secretary, Past-Chair
Attorney, Price Law Firm

John Radford
Founder and Partner, Radford Associates

Ellen Saliba, Treasurer
Community Volunteer

Chris Singer
Director of Trading, TIAA Kaspick

Brenda Taussig
Director of Government & Community Relations, El Camino Hospital

Laura Teksler
Community Leader

Past Board Members