Al previously served two terms on the Peninsula Family Service governing board, leaving in 2015. He is a Retired Managing Partner with Deloitte where he served as Managing Partner for a number of practices including: Western Region Tax; Global and National Industries; Technology, Media, Telecommunications Industry; Silicon Valley Tax Practice. Al was the lead Client Service Partner on Public Fortune 500 companies, Venture Capital, and Bay Area Sports Franchises. Currently Al is a member of the Hillsborough Town Council, the National Chair of the American Heart Association, Guest Lecturer on Business Topics at University of Shanghai and Managing General Partner of Direct Investors LLP. He has a BS and MS in Accounting and JD from the University of North Dakota, a Master’s Degree in Tax from Golden Gate University and is a graduate of the J.L.Kellogg Graduate School of Management, Northwestern University Executive Program. Al’s interest include skiing, hiking, biking, politics, history, China, international business, travel, pro sports, concerts and theater.