Kish Rajan -- Background
09/11/2012 06:20:24 PM PDT
NEW TITLE: Director of the Governor's Office of Business and Economic Development (GO-Biz) AGE: 42 BACKGROUND: Grew up in Walnut Creek, attended Valle Verde Elementary, Foothill Middle and Northgate High Schools. COLLEGE: Bachelor of Arts in U.S. History from UC Berkeley; J.D. from Golden Gate University School of Law PUBLIC SERVICE: Walnut Creek Councilman, 2008 to present; Transportation Commission chairman, 2007-2008; worked for Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-CA), 1992-1994 PRIVATE SECTOR: Principal of Kish Rajan Public Affairs since 2010; director of mobile sales at San Jose based SanDisk Corporation, 2007-2010; director of alliances at Good Technology Inc., 2004-2007; regional sales manager at Siemens, 2002-2004.