Group Seed leadership team members and staff at Stanford GSB.

Stanford Seed Leadership

Seed’s dedicated and driven team works tirelessly to support our mission of ending the cycle of global poverty. The entire global team — including staffers, faculty advisors, and advisory board members — is key to our success.

Leadership Team
Jesper B. Sørensen
Faculty Director
The Robert A. and Elizabeth R. Jeffe Professor, and Professor of Organizational Behavior
Katherine & David deWilde Faculty Fellow for 2015-16
Darius Teter
Executive Director
Faculty Advisor
James M. Lattin
The Robert A. Magowan Professor of Marketing
Senior Staff
Davis Albohm
Operations Director
Karen Bysiewicz, Esq.
Director, Leadership Programs
PR Ganapathy
Regional Director, Stanford Seed, India
Patricia Ithau
Regional Director, Stanford Seed, East Africa
Emmanuel Kitcher
Regional Director, Stanford Seed, West Africa
Steve Ongchin
Director, Program Delivery
Andrea Renteria
Senior Manager, Finance
Tiffany Steeves
Director, Communications
Board Chairman
Associate Justice, Supreme Court of California
Board Members
Managing Partner, Omidyar Network
Hakeem Belo-Osagie
Director, Metis Capital Partners
Shriram Family Director of the Knight-Hennessy Scholars Program
Managing Director, Berkshire Partners, LLC
Business & Philanthropic Entrepreneur
Business & Philanthropic Entrepreneur
Managing Director, Seedfund Advisors
Managing Partner of Sherpalo Ventures, LLC
Co-founder, African Leadership Academy