Board of Trustees

GHI’s  Board of Trustees is comprised of experienced professionals with diverse backgrounds, including earthquake science and engineering, international development, architecture, law, finance, and urban planning. Each has longstanding, strong ties in academic, business or government sectors. 

  • Kim Boswell

    San Francisco, California

  • Veronica Cedillos

    Menlo Park, California

  • Bruce Clark

    Newport Beach, California

  • Debbie Clifford

    San Mateo, California

    Survey Monkey

  • Greg Deierlein (Vice Chair)

    Stanford, California

    Stanford University

  • Jeremy Isenberg

    Atherton, California

  • Maria Wu Kiskis

    San Francisco, California

    Asana

  • Kenneth A. Kornberg

    Menlo Park, California

    Kornberg Associates

  • S. Ming Lee

    Boston, Massachusetts

  • Maryse Pénette-Kedar

    Port-au-Prince, Haiti

  • Christopher Rojahn (Past Chair)

    Palo Alto, California

  • Laura Dwelley Samant

    Bainbridge Island, Washington

    Laura Samant Consulting

  • Yasunori Shoji

    Tokyo, Japan

    OYO Corporation

  • Joseph Tortorella (Chair)

    New York, New York

    Silman

  • James Brune (Emeritus Trustee)

    Reno, Nevada

    University of Nevada