Parent of Jonathan West, Class of 2003, Ted served as Chair of the Board of Trustees of The Marin School from 2002 to 2012, during which time the school achieved successful outcomes in site relocation, capital campaign fundraising, and head succession. Ted has led the development, site, finance, trustee, head search, and executive committees of the Board. He remains fully committed and actively involved on the Board and several committees today. Ted is now Co-Founder, Director and Adviser to Strateq Health, a company that has developed and marketed a cloud-based technology for small, community and rural hospitals. He is the Managing Director of Sage Partners, a venture development advisory services firm serving early-stage venture clients. Previously, Ted launched, grew, and sold four start-up companies in the internet marketing services industry from its pioneering days in the mid-1990s, and served as the Chairman and CEO of LookSmart, a publicly-traded internet advertising services company, from 2008-2010. Ted serves on the Board of Trustees of Change Lab Solutions, a non-profit organization dedicated to improving public health outcomes for those in the greatest need of support through proactive public policy and legal engagement. Ted received his AB from Princeton University in architecture and urban planning, and his MBA from Harvard Business School in general management. Ted enjoys sailing, hiking, sports, and traveling to the British Virgin Islands to do as little as possible.