BOARD OF DIRECTORS

John Brennan

Bay Area Board Chair

 

John Brennan

Position: Bay Area Board Chair
Professional Title: Former Vice President of Human Resources, Advent Software
 

Andre M. Cuerington

Professional Title: Managing Director, Makena Capital

Pronouns: He/Him/His. Dr. Marc Spencer has devoted his 25 plus...

 

Marc Spencer

Professional Title:: Former CEO, Summer Search

Pronouns: He/Him/His.

Dr. Marc Spencer has devoted his 25 plus year career to organizations that promote educational and economic opportunities to young people and communities. Marc’s leadership is defined by a commitment to social justice and equity, paired with an entrepreneurial spirit and drive.

Marc joined Summer Search as Chief Executive Officer in 2017 and lead the organization’s growth and change under a bold and visionary strategic direction. In 2022, Marc transitioned from CEO and joined Summer Search’s National Board of Directors.

Prior to Summer Search, Marc served as Chief Executive Officer of Juma Ventures, a national organization that strives to break the cycle of poverty by paving the way to work, education, and financial capability for youth. Marc’s achievements include development of a San Francisco African American independent school, the design and directorship of the nation’s first Upward Bound Visual and Performing Arts program, the creation of CollegeSet.org, a national matched college savings platform for students, and the creation of YouthMade, a manufacturing internship program. He has been an adviser for the Aspen Institute and served on the boards of the National Youth Employment Coalition, Social Enterprise Alliance, Evergreen Lodge, City of San Francisco Youth Council, Oakland Workforce Investment Board, and the Museum of the African Diaspora. He holds an Ed.D. and an MA in Education from USF, and a BA in Anthropology from UCLA.

TEKE KELLEY

National Board Chair

 

TEKE KELLEY

Position: National Board Chair
Professional Title: Founder, Gordon-Creed, Kelley, Holl & Sugarman
 

ANTOINE ANDREWS

Professional Title: Chief Diversity & Social Impact Officer, Momentive
 

JILL COWAN

Professional Title: Philanthropist
 

STEPHANIE DIMARCO

Professional Title: Founder and Former CEO, Advent Software
 

DANA M. EMERY

Professional Title: CEO, President, and Director of Fixed Income, Dodge & Cox
 

TOM MATTIMORE

Professional Title: Managing Director, Barclays Capital
 

KURT MOBLEY

Professional Title: Partner, SPO Partners & Co.
 

ROBERT OKUN

Professional Title: Former Senior Partner and Chief Investment Officer, Oak Hill Advisors
 

JABALI SAWICKI

Professional Title: Compass Director, nXu, Summer Search Alumnus
 

JEFF SHAMES

Professional Title: Senior Lecturer on Finance and Executive in Residence, MIT Sloan School of Management
 

DIANA S. STRANDBERG

Professional Title: Senior Vice President and Director of International Equity, Dodge & Cox
 

SASHA KOVRIGA

Professional Title: Partner, Greybull Stewardship, LP, Summer Search Alumnus

JEFF DORIGAN

Boston Board Chair

 

JEFF DORIGAN

Position: Boston Board Chair
Professional Title: Senior Vice President, Brown Brothers Harriman
 
Dr. Angela Jackson

ANGELA JACKSON

Professional Title: Kapor Enterprises

Graves Tompkins

NYC Board Chair

 

Graves Tompkins

Position: NYC Board Chair
Professional Title: Managing Director and Head of Capital Partnering, General Atlantic