The SVDX Operating Committee 2016 – 2017
|Kim Le, Founder & CEO A2Q2
A2Q2 is a Special Ops team for accounting and finance departments specializing in data analytics, case accounting systems (NetSuite) & processes, and internal controls – SOX compliance. Its clients included leading companies in Silicon Valley like Airbnb, Clorox, CNET, Pandora, Plantronics, Square, Stanford University, Uber and Verifone.Recognitions & Community Involvement
In her spare time, she crashes motorcycles, gets roughed up in kickboxing and runs Tough Mudder events.
|Amanda K. Packel, Managing Director, Stanford Rock Center for Corporate Governance
Vice President, Programs
Contact: Programs@svdx.orgProfessional Background
Amanda oversees various Rock Center operations, research initiatives, and programs, including serving as co-director of Stanford Directors’ College, the leading executive education program for board members of publicly traded firms. She speaks and has published on various corporate governance and leadership topics. Amanda previously practiced law at Covington & Burling and at Orrick, specializing in white-collar criminal defense and internal investigations.
|Gordon Yamate, Adjunct Lecturer in Law Santa Clara University Law School
Vice President, Sponsorships
Contact: Sponsorships@svdx.orgProfessional Background
Gordon Yamate serves on the boards of a number of cultural philanthropic organizations. As a former general counsel of two Silicon Valley-based public companies, he teaches a seminar level corporate governance course at Santa Clara University Law School that bridges ongoing legal developments with practical strategies for management and boards in critical and challenging governance matters.