Max Straube provides leadership and guidance for all of the organization’s operational areas including finance, human resources, the dining room and properties. Previously, Max was on the management team of RPX Corporation, a leader in defensive patent risk mitigation. Prior to working at RPX, Max’s nonprofit experience was at the Immaculate Conception Academy in San Francisco, where he served as Chief Business and Finance Officer when the school was converted to a Cristo Rey school. Max began his career in investment banking and venture investing, working at several companies including UBS securities, Robertson, Stephens & Company and Salomon Brothers. Max has lived in Marin for the past 30 years. He graduated from U.C. Santa Cruz and has an MBA from M.I.T.