Board of Advisors

Coco Brown

Board Member and Shareholder at Taos, Investor, Executive Consultant

Coco is an executive with 20 years experience in Silicon Valley technology companies. She is Shareholder and Director of Taos, a leading IT Infrastructure Services firm, where she was formerly President and COO. Coco is also the Chair of the Operating Committee of Golden Seeds West, the nation’s second largest Angel Investment firm, and a member of the Finance Committee reporting to the Board of Samasource, the inventor of “Micro-Work”. Coco is an active part of the Silicon Valley leadership community and was recognized in 2010 by the Business Journal as one of the Silicon Valley’s top 100 Women of Influence.

Srikumar Chari

Senior Director of Software at Apollo Group

Sri is an expert in Cloud Infrastructure and Platform as a Service (IaaS/PaaS).
His expertise has been developed over 20 years of hands-on and cloud-centric leadership roles with leading technology companies in Education, Hosting, Software, and Networking and Communications. He brings great depth in cloud services, IaaS, PaaS, cloud automation, enterprise software, web applications, networking, security, large scale data management and system management/automation. Sri has delivered products and services for Consumers, SMB’s and Enterprises.


Steve Ginsberg

Vice President of Technical Operations at Pandora

Steve has helped Pandora scale 40X in seven years. He has worked in IT, Operations and Systems Engineering for over 25 years including Enterprise, Internet, Film, and Television production. Before joining Pandora, he worked for DHAP Digital helping Lexus, Toyota and Scion manage and grow their production and development websites. Like his peers on Loggly’s Advisory Board, Steve brings with him tremendous experience. He also adds great value to the discussion and planning around scaling cloud-centric operations and delivery from small startup to household name.


Misha Logvinov

SVP and Chief Customer Officer at Lithium Technologies

As SVP and Chief Customer Officer at Lithium, the leader in Social Customer Experience, Misha is responsible for spearheading Lithium’s strategic programs to ensure long-term customer success. With more than 15 years of experience in IT, operations, security and customer relationship management, Misha has supported millions of online users, managed complex back-office applications and built some of the world's most secure online service environments. Prior to Lithium, Misha held executive roles in technology and customer relationship management at IronKey, Yodlee, Outcome and INTERSHOP Communications.


Lloyd Taylor

Former Vice President of Operations at LinkedIn, Investor, Consultant

Having completed his tour in senior leadership roles for some of the Valley’s hottest companies of the last 20 years, Lloyd is now an investor and advisor to select startups he believes will be the leaders of the future in technology or social good including Loggly and Samasource. To name a few of his great contributions as an executive, Lloyd, as the VP of Operations for LinkedIn, prepared the social platform for rapid scale; as the Director of Global Operations for Google he developed, implemented and operated an infinitely scalable physical infrastructure for Google's server farms; and as VP of Technology and Operations for Keynote Systems, Lloyd built a worldwide performance measurement infrastructure.


Wade Warren

Vice President of Technical Operations at Wikia

Wade Warren is the Vice President of Technical Operations at Wikia, Inc., which operates the world's largest network of collaboratively published video game, entertainment and lifestyle content on the web. With over 350,000 communities, 90 million page views every day and over 105 million global unique visitors every month, Wikia was included in Nielsen's 2012 list of top 10 social networks. 
 
Wade is responsible for enabling the site's dramatic growth by improving performance, scalability and availability of the service - providing Wikia's users a unique collaborative experience.
 
Prior to joining Wikia, Wade held senior positions at web service pioneering companies Netflix, Verisign, Loudcloud and Organic. He's focused 18 of his more than 25 year career as a leader scaling services in business to business and business to consumer markets as well as mentoring startups and rapid growth companies in the online space.

Harper Reed

Former CTO, Obama for America

Harper Reed is an hacker/engineer who builds paradigm-shifting tech and leads others to do the same. Harper loves using the enormity of the Internet to bring people together, whether as CTO of Obama for America, CTO at Threadless.com, or on his own projects. Harper and his team created Dashboard, a site that connects volunteer teams and acts as an online component of the field office. You can often find Harper playing with new technology, looking for something to hack, or enjoying life in Chicago with his amazing wife, Hiromi.