Andrea (Andy) Cunningham, Founder and Secretary

An entrepreneur at the forefront of branding, positioning and communicating “The Next Big Thing,” Andy Cunningham has defined Fortune 500 high-tech brands including Apple, Cisco, HP, IBM and Motorola. Andy is an expert in creating and executing branding and communication programs that advance corporate reputation, increase shareholder value and accelerate business growth. Andy came to Silicon Valley in 1983 to help Regis McKenna launch the Macintosh and has developed branding and communication roll-out strategies for game-changing technologies and companies ever since. In addition to founding two successful communication consultancies (Cunningham Communication and CXO Communication), she played a key role in the launch of a number of new categories including desktop publishing with...Read more

Barbara Goldstein, Board Chair and President

Barbara Goldstein is an independent consultant focusing on public art planning and creative placemaking. She is the former Public Art Director for the City of San Jose Office of Cultural Affairs and editor of Public Art by the Book, a primer published by Americans for the Arts and the University of Washington Press. Ms. Goldstein has directed the public art programs in Seattle and Los Angeles, worked as a cultural planner, architectural and art critic, editor and publisher. She is past chair of the Chair of the Public Art Network for Americans for the Arts.

From 1980-85 she edited and published Arts + Architecture magazine. She has written...Read more

Bradley Maihack, Treasurer

Brad joined ZERO1 in January 2016 as an Encore Executive Fellow after retiring from Hewlett-Packard after 41 years. During his time at HP, Brad held a wide range of senior Financial & Business leadership positions that spanned across more than a dozen of the company’s most innovative and dynamic enterprise businesses. Brad is actively engaged and continuing to make many leadership contributions throughout the community, including his work with: the San Jose State Social Innovation Institute and its Social Innovation Leadership Forum program, the University’s Global Leadership Advancement Center where he is a Global Leader-In-Residence as well as a member of its Advisory Board, the Center for Employment Training/CET in San Jose where he serves as Treasurer and Board...Read more

Gordon Knox

Gordon Knox is President of the San Francisco Art Institute (SFAI). Prior to this role, he served as Director of Arizona State University Art Museum. Previously, Knox led Global Initiatives at the Stanford Humanities Lab, where he identified, developed and implemented international projects that combine the understandings and techniques of the arts, humanities and sciences and engaged them in on-the-ground efforts to effect social change.

Previous to the SHL, Knox was the artistic director of the Montalvo Arts Center in Saratoga, Calif., developing ambitious projects such as Edge of Desire, the only West Coast exhibition of a comprehensive collection of recent art from...Read more

Anna Sidana

Anna is currently transitioning into becoming a full-time artist after leading a successful career as a strategic marketing consultant/CMO in Silicon Valley. Anna is dedicated to the arts and is the founder of the TAS Talk Series which explores the intersection of technology, art, and science. She is currently studying for her second degree in fine arts at the San Francisco Art Institute.

In the past, she has held senior roles at companies at the forefront of ecommerce and digital marketing, including: Netscape, eBay, Paypal, BrightEdge, and Sephora. Anna is the founder and board chair of the nonprofit One Million Lights. She has contributed to the Huffington Post,, and BayPay Forum. She is also executive...Read more