Advisory Council

Russell (Russ) Hill – Chairman
Executive Chairman, Halbert Hargrove Global Advisors LLC

Susan F. Axelrod
Chief Supervisory Officer, Merrill Wealth Management

Kenneth J. Bacon
Co-Founder and Managing Partner, RailField Partners

Ambassador (Ret) Timothy “Tim” Broas
Former United States Ambassador to the Netherlands; Senior Of Counsel, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich and Rosati

Kathleen Brown
Partner, Government and Regulatory Healthcare Financial Services & Banking
Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP

M. Michele Burns
Former CEO, Mercer

Tushara Canekeratne
Founder & CEO, Nadastra, Inc.
Co-Founder Virtusa Corporation

R. Martin Chavez
Partner & Vice Chairman at Sixth Street Partners

Kathleen E. Christensen
Former Program Director, Alfred P. Sloan Foundation

Chip Conley
Strategic Advisor for Hospitality and Leadership, Airbnb

Mike Duffy
Contributing Editor, TIME

Ric Edelman
Edelman Financial Engines

Mary Jane Elmore
Former General Partner and Present Consultant, Institutional Venture Partners

Jane Fonda 
Actress, Activist, Advocate, Author, and Fitness Guru

Irene Mecchi
American Writer

Thomas E. Moore, III
Senior Managing Director, First Republic Bank

Ryan O’Hara
CEO, President, Board Director, Investor

Paul Pagnato
Founder PagnatoKarp and Co-Chairman, Cresset

Thomas (Tom) A. Rando, M.D., Ph.D.
Director, UCLA Broad Stem Cell Research Center; Professor, Neurology; Molecular, Cell and Developmental Biology

Catherine B. Reynolds
Chairman and CEO, The Catherine B. Reynolds Foundation

Megan Reynolds
Research Coordinator, Stanford Computational Psychology & Wellbeing Lab

John (Jack) Rowe – Founding Chairman
Professor, Department of Health Policy and Management, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health

Amit Sachdev
Executive Vice President, Chief Regulatory Officer and Chief of Staff to the CEO, Vertex

Eva Sage-Gavin
Senior Managing Director, Talent & Organization/Human Potential, Accenture

Maureen Schafer
President, The Schafer Company

Andy Sieg
President, 
Merrill Lynch Wealth, Management, Bank of America Corporation

Rick Smith
President, Pinkerton Foundation

Sarah Stoker, Ph.D.
Clinical Psychologist

Linda Tarplin – Vice Chair
Cofounder, Tarplin, Downs and Young, LLC

Allen Thorpe
Managing Director, Hellman & Friedman, LLC

Solomon Trujillo
Chief Executive Officer, Trujillo Group, LLC

Norman Volk
Chairman, The John A. Hartford Foundation, New York, and Member of the Hartford Board (1979)

Geraldine (Gerri) Walsh
President, FINRA Investor Education Foundation
Senior Vice President, FINRA Investor Education

Laysha Ward
Vice President and Chief External Engagement Officer, Target

Barbara Waxman
Gerontologist