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This effort was launched to urgently assist healthcare workers and patients during the COVID-19 pandemic. It’s been a truly collaborative, all-volunteer effort comprised of passionate helpers from all walks of life.

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WE SAW A NEED AND CAME TOGETHER

This project was launched to urgently assist healthcare workers and patients during the COVID-19 pandemic. It has been a truly collaborative, all-volunteer effort comprised of many different people—all generously donating their time in the spirit of cooperation. Like so many efforts that have arisen from this crisis, it is a small example of what humanity can do and be when we are motivated by compassion to work together for a shared goal.

Members of the COVID-19 Ventilator Rapid Response Team include:

  • Bertram Lubin, MD, Professor Emeritus, UC San Francisco
  • Ajay Dharia, MD, Pulmonary Critical Care, Staff Physician, Mills Peninsula Hospital
  • Grace O'Connell, PhD, Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering, UC Berkeley
  • Tsu-Jae King Liu, Professor, Dean of the College of Engineering, UC Berkeley
  • Wayne Delker, PhD, Executive Director of the Fung Institute, UC Berkeley
  • Glen Stevick, PhD. Berkeley Engineering and Research, Inc.
  • David Butze, Member of Stand Together Foundation
  • Bryan Martel, PE retired, Berkeley Engineering and Research, Inc.
  • Aenor Sawyer, MD. Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery. UCSF
  • Brian Daniel, RRT, RCP Respiratory Care Practitioner, UCSF

Sponsors and Generous Volunteers:

  • UC Berkeley College of Engineering
  • Jay Thomas, ER doctor
  • Phil Alie, PhD, Berkeley Engineering and Research, Inc.
  • Simo Makiharju, Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering, UC Berkeley
  • Brian Muldoon, UC Berkeley ME graduate student
  • Yaxuan(X) Sun, UC Berkeley ME undergraduate student
  • Joshua Ott, UC Berkeley ME undergraduate student
  • Liam Doran, UC Berkeley ME graduate student
  • Mikio LaCapra, UC Berkeley ME graduate student
  • Rafael Prieto, UC Berkeley ME graduate student
  • Mahmoud Morsy, UC Berkeley ME undergraduate student
  • Bianca Champenois, UC Berkeley ME undergraduate student
  • Sneh Girdhar, UC Berkeley ME undergraduate student
  • Jack Wallis, UC Berkeley ME undergraduate student
  • John Kelly, PH.D, Founder & CEO, Graphika
  • Val Blair, VP of Marketing, Graphika
  • Erika Martel, Senior Director, Clinical Operations, Polynoma
  • Calan Martel, Cal Poly San Luis Obispo undergraduate
  • Ken Deutsch, EVP, JPA Labs, Head Of Analytics & Research, JPA Health Communications
  • Katie Garagozzo, Director of Media Strategy, Mission North
  • Elinor Mills, Senior Vice President, Content and Media Strategy, Mission North
  • Caleb Bushner, VP of Digital Strategy, Mission North
  • Sarah Spitz, Vice President, Mission North
  • Jacki Ochoa, Media Associate, Mission North
  • Kwabena Stefan, Media Strategist, Mission North
  • Jonathon O'Leary, Account Manager, Mission North
  • Aaron Strout, CMO, W2O Group
  • Christina Khoury Folkens, Senior Director, Earned Media at W2O Group
  • Marleene Nolan, Volunteer, Lift Urban Portland
  • Kris DiPaola, Volunteer, Lift Urban Portland
  • Jake Ward, CRO, Ad Victoriam Solutions
  • Eric Phillips, CIO, Ad Victoriam Solutions
  • David Litton, Sr. Architect, Ad Victoriam Solutions
  • Scott Hummel, Sr. Project Manager, W2O Group
  • Morgan Farrell, Art Director and Illustrator, W2O Group
  • Carly Feinman, Copywriter, W2O Group
  • Carolyn Gargano, Group Creative Director, W2O Group
  • Peter Sergo, Associate Creative Director, W2O Group
  • Paulo Simas, Managing Director, W2O Group
  • Jim Weiss, Founder and CEO, W2O Group
  • Corina Kellam, Sr. Director, Strategy, W2O Group
  • Tom Farrell, Lead Developer, W2O Group
  • Andrew Jillions, Sr. Solutions Architect, W2O Group
  • Troy Larssen, Engineering Director, W2O Group
  • Frank Grippo, Group Delivery Director, W2O Group
  • Sowmya Bonthala, Group Quality Assurance Director, W2O Group
  • Jonathan Sia, Senior QA Specialist, W2O Group
  • Leigh Ann Price, MD, Co-Founder and Board member, Survivors For Good
  • Joe Priest, SFG Board member, Survivors For Good
  • Margrett Lewis, Co-Founder and Board member, Survivors For Good
  • Sanjeev Verma, VP, Persistent Systems
  • Pavan Reddivari, AVP, Persistent Systems
  • Chandra Gopal, Salesforce Solution Architect, Persistent Systems
  • Meenal Retharekar, Technical Lead, Persistent Systems
  • Nitin Sale, Salesforce Engineer, Persistent Systems
  • Roshani Chaudhari, Salesforce Engineer, Persistent Systems
  • Karthik Ettaveni, Salesforce Engineer, Persistent Systems
  • Nikhil Jadha, Salesforce Engineer, Persistent Systems
  • KB Madan, Director of Sales, DispatchTrack
  • Joe Takapu, President, Apogee
  • Gary Quinton, Executive Vice President, Apogee

SINCERE THANKSTO OUR GENEROUS DONORS

We would like to recognize the contributions the Salesforce team is making to help with our efforts to help provide ventilator solutions during this COVID-19 Emergency.