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Wednesday, October 20, 2021

5:30 – 6:00 PM Fireside Chat with Jon Winkelried
6:00 – 7:00 PM Achievement Benefit program

All times in PT

Join SEO Scholars San Francisco for our Virtual Achievement Benefit! Celebrate SEO’s 10th Anniversary in San Francisco, hear from our incredible Scholars and alumni, and phenomenal honorees.

Host Committee


Principal Sponsors

Davis Polk & Wardwell, LLP


Goldman Sachs

Adam* & Tonia Karr

Kirkland & Ellis

Thoma Bravo


Vista Equity Partners & Breach Family

Jon Winkelried

Commencement Sponsors

Anonymous (2)


Charles & Helen Schwab

Valedictorian Sponsors

Jon & Rebecca Brumley

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP

K1 Investment Management


Jacqueline Reses & Matt Apfel

Howard & Debbie Schiller

George Still Jr. & Elizabeth Still

Thrive Capital

David Wong & Audax Private Equity

Dean’s List Sponsors

Advent International

Center Rock Capital Partners

Mei* & Herald Chen

Maya Chorengel

Peter Chung*

Debevoise & Plimpton

General Catalyst Partners

GI Partners

Golden Gate Capital

Victor Hwang* & Yi-Ling Chen

JPMorgan Chase

Alfred & Rebecca Lin

Marc & Marjorie McMorris

Morgan Stanley

Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP


John & Chi Nguyen Rogers

Rozanne & Billy Rogers

Russell Reynolds Associates

Silver Lake

Vicky Tsai* & Eric Bevan

Mary & Jerome Vascellaro

Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

The Welsh Family

Diploma Sponsors


Ardea Partners

Bain & Company

Carrick Capital

Ian Chiu* & Catherine Chen

Peter Chung*




Garcia Hamilton & Associates

Gold Coast Search Partners

Meg & Bennett Goodman Family Foundation

Harris Williams


Matthew & Siska Hobart

Honigman LLP

Clint & Shana Johnstone

KeyBanc Capital Markets


Longitude Capital

Divesh & Diksha Makan

David & Stacie McDavid

Michael Moon* & Clara Lu*

Moskowitz Family Foundation

Kristina Omari

PNC Financial Services

Qatalyst Partners

Gerald & Jenny Shimizu Risk

Ropes & Gray

Muneer Satter

Nihir* & Mona Shah

Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP

Michael & Erin Shippey

Sixth Street

Spencer Stuart

True Wind Capital

Leslie Williams & James Attwood

Class Sponsors

Arent Fox

Aumni, Inc.

Aurora Capital Partners



Catapult Capital

Du & Sarah Chai

City National Bank

Jim Farris

First Republic Bank

Catherine & Joe Guglielmi

The Hakman Family Foundation

Heidrick & Struggles

Leadout Capital

Merrill Datasite

Nia Impact Capital

Perella Weinberg Partners

Michael & Valerie Russell

Nihir* & Mona Shah

Ron Tanemura & Tina Yamagiwa

Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati Foundation

Honor Roll Sponsors


Patrick Cowell

The Crown Family

Gallant Capital

Humberto Galleno* & Lareina Yee

Health Advances

Andrea Higgins & Peter Chung

Ireland Stapleton Pryor & Pascoe, PC


Cynthia Kop

L Catterton Partners

Robert & Christina Langdon

Grace Lay

Maynard Halt


Meg & Stuart McLaughlin

Owl Ventures

Michael Paulsen

Prairie Capital

Terrence Schallich

Ramsey Smith*

Tenney Family Charitable Fund

Dr. Pierre Theodore

Third Bridge

David & Amy Ventura

Mara & Rick Wallace

Thurman & Elieen White

Chris Wilkens

Trevor & Karen Wright

Devin Yau, Poke & Benji

Philip Yau


*SEO Alumni

For questions about sponsorship or to contribute by DAF, wire, check, or stock transfer, please contact or 415-650-0246.