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John Petote

John Petote is an Angel Investor who has invested in over 100 start-up and early stage companies as well as various VC funds...

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Greg Goodman

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George Tharakan

After designing microprocessors at Intel, George Tharakan became a professional investor...

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Jay McGonigle

Jay is the ex-Chairman and CEO of the Corporate Executive Board Company...

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Kasey Lundquist

Kasey Lundquist is a General Partner at Rise Together Ventures...

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Robert Johnson

Bob is the Managing Partner of Founders Capital Partners, a venture capital angel group focusing on early-stage technology...

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Mike Mansbach

Strategy, culture and leadership driven SaaS executive. Expertise in creating global scale, building connected...

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Christian Felipe

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David Higdon

David Higdon is a Managing Partner at Kern Venture Group. David’s focus is investment strategy, deal flow...

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Zohar Ziv

Zohar has over 25 years of executive management experience and an excellent track record across a diverse set of business...

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Craig Cummings

Mr. Craig Cummings has founded and co-founded several technology-driven start-up companies, including two that...

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Loren McFarland

Strong background in Strategic and Financial decision support; primarily focused on Medical Device industry. SEC reporting...

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Kevin O'Connor

Kevin O'Connor has over 30 years of experience in the tech space – both as an entrepreneur and investor. Most recently...

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John Gerngross

John founded Santa Barbara based Condor Engineering and served as Chief Executive Officer...

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Carolyn Mellor

Carolyn Mellor has over 25 years’ of experience leading product, technology, go to market...

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Kenneth Pigaga

-Public board member
-One of two executive directors of international, UK-based firm(NEX plc)...

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Michael Smith

Michael is a General Partner at Regeneration.VC, a venture fund that invests capital in the founders and teams forging...

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John Paul "JP" Lake

John Paul "JP" Lake is a Managing Partner at Kern Venture Group. JP concentrates on investment strategy...

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Pamala Temple

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Elizabeth Cholawsky

Elizabeth Cholawsky, PhD joined HG Insights as CEO in 2018. Elizabeth is a seasoned/established executive leader in...

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David Spaulding

Executive Recruiter specializing in senior Scientists, Managers, and Executives in biotech/pharma...

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Craig Ensley

Craig is a transformative CEO & Board Member who has led technology firms at every scale and phase of growth...

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Brad Webb

Brad is an experienced entrepreneur and investor in the medical devices and biotechnology industries. Over a 20...

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Dave Dwelley

Dave spent 32 years in Silicon Valley as a field engineer, analog IC designer, and design center manager at...

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Frank Foster

Santa Barbara resident Frank Foster has an extensive history of entrepreneurship, venture capital investment and...

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Craig Harris

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Joost Thesseling

Joost Thesseling has thirty years of experience in consulting, finance and private equity investing. From 2000 to 2022, Joost was managing director & partner at...

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David Kramer

Mike Pfau

Jonathan Lipsitz

Steve Hicks

Michael Probstel

SBAA Members

Our members are accredited investors who have extensive experience as successful entrepreneurs, experienced executives, and early-stage investors.