NIRI Silicon Valley Elects Board of Directors for the 2020-2021 Program Season

July 30, 2020

BELMONT, Calif.– July 30, 2020 – The Silicon Valley Chapter of the National Investor Relations Institute (NIRI SV) today announced its board of directors for the 2020 – 2021 program season. A professional organization of approximately 150 Investor Relations officers, counselors, and vendors, NIRI SV is committed to advancing the practice of Investor Relations and the professional competency and stature of its members through education,

The following people have been elected to NIRI Silicon Valley 2020-2021 Board of Directors:

Kevin Kessel, CFA – Vice President, Investor Relations, KLA —  Chapter President
Kim Watkins, CFA – Vice President of Investor Relations, Intuit – Chapter Treasurer
Susanna Chau – Director, Investor Relations, Atara Biotherapeutics
Bill Choi, CFA – Vice President of Investor Relations at Zscaler
Tesh Dahya – Director, Investor Relations, HP
Sheila Ennis – Senior Vice President, Abernathy MacGregor
Vernon Essi – Senior Director of Investor Relations and Corporate Development, Inphi
Elaine Gaudioso – Investor Relations Manager, Box
Ben Lu, CFA – Vice President, Finance, Logitech
Meghan O’Leary – Head of Investor Relations, SVB Financial Group
Kate Scolnick – Vice President, Finance, Anaplan
Traci Tsuchiguchi – Vice President, Investor Relations, Citrix
Mary Turnbull – Managing Director and Head of Corporate Access, Raymond James
Jennifer Zibuda – Associate Director, Investor Relations, Portola Pharmaceuticals

Details regarding NIRI SV Chapter membership and benefits are available in the ‘Membership” section of

About NIRI Silicon Valley

NIRI Silicon Valley is one of the nation's largest NIRI chapters and was formed to advance the practice of Investor Relations within the local business environment. In keeping with this mission, our goal is to further the skills of our members, to expand their business opportunities, to increase Chapter membership, and to foster an environment that promotes Investor Relations learning for all. More information about NIRI Silicon Valley is available at