Tom Unterman

Tom Unterman

Advisor

After a long and distinguished business career as a lawyer and a business man, Tom Unterman is primarily active in charitable activities and progressive causes. Recently he served as Chairman of the California Community Foundation, Chairman of UCLA Technology Development Corp. and a Trustee of CalSTRS. Currently, he is also a member of the board of The Advancement Project, Youth Policy Institute, Demos, The Mayor’s Fund for Los Angeles and the ACLU of Southern California. Professionally, he is the Founding Partner of Rustic Canyon Partners, a venture capital investment firm. He is also a member of board of several of Rustic Canyon’s portfolio companies, as well as a director of Blackline Systems (BL). Prior to forming Rustic Canyon, Tom was the Executive Vice President and CFO of The Times Mirror Company. Earlier, Tom had a 25 year career as a corporate lawyer; first as a partner of Orrick and then as a partner of Morrison & Foerster.

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