Joe Robot

Managing Director of Robots

Kris heads up SU’s human resources function supporting our organization and its people with recruiting, development, benefits, and employee relations. She has over twenty years of management and HR experience in Silicon Valley with venture capital, biotech, software and philanthropic organizations.

Before joining SU as Director of People, Kris lead the HR function at Omidyar Network for over seven years growing the organization globally, advising portfolio companies and building a world-class impact investing team. She is a former Board Chair of the Northern California Human Resources Association, Peninsula Chapter and  holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from California State University, Chico.

When she’s not engaged with SU staff, you’ll find her at the ball park, at a concert or on an airplane traveling new and exciting destinations.