Vice-Chair, Board of Trustees

Martha is a Senior Research Scholar at the Stanford Center on Longevity, where they look for innovative ways to use science and technology to solve the problems of people over 50 by improving the well-being of people of all ages.  She serves as the Director of the Financial Security Division examining how to insure people are financially secure as they live increasingly longer lives. She has over 20 years of management experience in Silicon Valley technology and financial services companies in senior executive positions at Apple, Charles Schwab and Intuit. Having held positions in marketing, business development, product development, strategic planning, finance and IT, she has developed a strong general management background that she successfully used to define and shape the businesses she managed. Martha has also served on the boards of directors of a number of publicly traded and non-profit organizations. She received an M.B.A. in Finance and Management Information Systems from University of Minnesota and a B.A. in Quantitative Economics from University of Illinois. Martha is the proud mother of a daughter adopted from China.