Mr. John Doerr serves as Chairman & Advisor at Kleiner Perkins. He cofounded Glass Collective. Doerr serves as Board Member at BetterWorks, QuantumScape and DoorDash. He also serves as Board Member at Asapp. He is a Board Member of Bloom Energy. He also serves as a Board Member at Breakthrough Energy Ventures. He served as Board Member at Shyp. He serves as an advisor at Tempus. He serves as Board Member at Alphabet. He joined Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers in 1980 and has since backed some of the world's most successful entrepreneurs, including Larry Page, Sergey Brin and Eric Schmidt of Google; Jeff Bezos of Amazon.com, and Scott Cook and Bill Campbell of Intuit. His passion is helping entrepreneurs create the "Next Big Thing" in mobile and social networks, greentech innovation, education and economic development. Ventures sponsored by he have created more than 200,000 new jobs. He serves on the boards of Amyris, Google, and Zynga, as well as several private technology ventures. He also led KPCB's investment in Twitter. His technology career began in 1974 at Intel, just as the chipmaker was inventing the groundbreaking 8080 microprocessor. During his Intel years, he held roles in engineering, marketing, management and sales. He also learned about operating excellence from Intel co-founder Andy Grove - insight that he continues to share with entrepreneurs today. He later founded Silicon Compilers, a VLSI CAD software company, and co-founded @Home, the nationwide broadband cable Internet service. Outside of KPCB, he supports entrepreneurs focused on the environment, public education and alleviating global poverty. These include NewSchools.org, TechNet.org, the Climate Reality Project and ONE.org. He earned B.S. and M.S. degrees in electrical engineering from Rice University and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School. He also holds several patents for computer memory devices. He is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, and a member of U.S. President Barack Obama's Council on Jobs and Competitiveness. He is the Co-Founder and serves as Board Member at NewSchools Venture Fund. He serves as Board Member at Essence Group Holdings. He is also an angel investor.