Tim Ahern

Co-Chair, MuleSoft

As Senior Manager, Talent Acquisition, Tim is leading an AWESOME and FUN Talent Acquisition team supporting Global Product & Engineering, G&A and University recruiting.with a focused on Development, Engineering, Security, Mobile, Cloud Ops, Analytics, Data Science, DevOps, QA, Product Management.

Mark Butler

Mark Butler of the Oakland Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce directs the East Bay ICT Partnership. He is Industry Engagement Director for East Bay Linked Learning Hub of Excellence Initiative, anchored by the Chamber, and has over 15 years experience building partnerships between industry, educators, community organizations and the public workforce system.

Dave McCandless

Co-Chair, Navis LLC

Dave McCandless is Vice President of IT for Navis, the global technology standard for managing the movement of cargo through container terminals. He has oversight for all areas of IT delivery, which includes early adoption of emerging technologies and innovation processes that further solidify Navis’ leadership in the cargo industry.  In September 2016 Dave was selected for the Analytics 50 award by CIO.com recognizing business leaders that leverage data analytics to solve business challenges.