Santa Clara University Elects Four New Members to the Board of Trustees
SANTA CLARA, Calif., June 7, 2016 -- Santa Clara University today announced the appointment of four new members to its Board of Trustees. Henry J. Gage III, Peter C. Gotcher, Robert W. Lloyd, and Gregory Vaughan were approved by a board vote on June 3, 2016.
"We are pleased to welcome such distinguished and accomplished individuals to our board of trustees,” said President Michael Engh, S.J. “Their acumen, leadership and deep understanding of Silicon Valley will benefit Santa Clara tremendously as we chart our course forward for the years ahead.”
Mr. Gage earned his J.D. from Santa Clara University’s School of Law and he holds a certificate in High Tech Law and Corporate Law from Santa Clara’s High Tech Law Institute. While in law school, he served as president of Santa Clara’s Student Bar Association and as an associate with the Santa Clara Law Review. He also earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from Santa Clara University.
Mr. Gotcher also serves on the boards of GoPro, Pandora Media, and Jaunt. Earlier in his career, Mr. Gotcher was the founder of Digidesign, which produced the popular audio production software package known as Pro Tools. Mr. Gotcher serves on the board of trustees of the Berklee College of Music in Boston, Massachusetts. He is the father of two recent SCU graduates, John Gotcher ’15 and Will Gotcher ’15. He is married to Lennie Gotcher, who is a community volunteer. Mrs. Gotcher’s stepfather, Rupert Johnson, is a trustee emeritus.
About Santa Clara University
Santa Clara University, a comprehensive Jesuit, Catholic university located 40 miles south of San Francisco in California’s Silicon Valley, offers its more than 9,000 students rigorous undergraduate curricula in arts and sciences, business, theology, and engineering, plus master’s and law degrees and engineering Ph.D.s. Distinguished nationally by one of the highest graduation rates among all U.S. master’s universities, California’s oldest operating higher-education institution demonstrates faith-inspired values of ethics and social justice. For more information, see www.scu.edu.
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