Founder and Chairman
Brad is a long-time Valley insider and Recovering Cynic, who passionately believes in the private sector's potential to assist and impact local communities most in need. He has great faith in his fellow Citizens and their collective desire to help those around them. Brad's vision is for GiveLocally to serve and assist every community within the United States. He is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania who earned a law degree from the University of California Hastings College of the Law. His favored mode of transportation are Harleys or long boards, and he has been known to eat Chipotle three times a day.
Saurabh has more than 12 years of investment banking-related and strategic investing experience. He is currently a Vice President at J.P. Morgan, focusing on mergers and acquisitions and financings in the Technology sector. Most recently, he was a Vice President in Merill Lynch's Global Technology Investment Banking group. Saurabh has significant experience advising technology companies and has executed over 30 transactions exceeding $15 billion in volume. He started his career at J.P. Morgan and has also held key positions in the Strategy and Corporate Development group at Charles Schwab and Deloitte & Touche. Saurabh holds a BA in Economics from Haverford College.
Andrew "Bo" Young III
Bo is a businessman, but most importantly a humanist who believes the ultimate purpose of life is to make the world we live in a better place for everyone. Bo is committed to giving back to his community, and to assisting those in need on a national level. Before he was even born, Andrew Jackson Young, III was nicknamed Bo. His father called him that after the famed blues singer Bo Diddley. Bo was born in Atlanta, GA to Jean Childs Young, an educator and children’s activist, and Andrew Young, a preacher and then congressman of Georgia’s 5th district. In March 2003, with his sound business practices and strong corporate contacts, Bo started Young Solutions Inc. a print communications company which continues to enjoy great success. Bo is proud to serve as GiveLocally’s Chief Executive Officer. Combining his keen business skills with his strong passion to help others, Bo’s vision and leadership acumen will further GiveLocally’s mission to create efficiency and transparency as the leading on-line “point and click�? Giving Platform designed to assist pre-screened families and organizations in need. Bo is a member of First Congregational Church in Atlanta. He has been involved with Hank Carter’s Wheelchair Charities since meeting Mr. Carter in 1996. Bo is active in the Southwest Atlanta YMCA and sits on the boards of Drum Major Institute and "Why Tuesday?"
Laura Lee Norris
Laura previously served as Vice President of the Legal Department and Corporate Secretary of Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (NYSE: CY), San Jose, California. In her 6.5 years at Cypress, she held positions as Manager of Intellectual Property, Manager of Litigation and Licensing, and Director of the Legal Department. Laura holds an Engineering Degree from the University of Michigan School of Engineering, and attended the evening program at Santa Clara University School of Law while working full-time as a patent agent in the Legal Department at Intel Corporation. Before deciding to pursue a career as an attorney, Laura worked as a Pentium® processor design engineer and product marketing engineer at Intel Corporation in Santa Clara. She was also a co-op engineer at Ford Electronics in Lansdale, Pennsylvania during her sophomore, junior, and senior years at the University of Michigan. When not practicing law, she has been known to rock out to Pat Benatar.
Jorge "George" Piche
Director of Community Giving
George holds a degree in Marketing from Universidad Albert Einstein, which is affiliated with Universidad Catolica de Chile. He is fluent in Spanish, plays a mean guitar, and loves 1980's hard rock. His goal is to assist many diverse communities on a national basis, enabling GiveLocally to deliver much needed assistance to as many as possible. George enjoys the aspect of directly identifying, interacting with and positively impacting GiveLocally Recipients.