Bill Brownell

Lead Partner to Pasture Map

Bill Brownell is SV2’s Board Chair and the Lead Partner to SV2 Grantee Food Shift and SV2 Impact Investee PastureMap. Bill has been involved in the social sector for many years, including the Stanford ACT Board and Board roles at Social Venture Partners International, The Nature Conservancy, the Stanford ACT Program, and Pasturemap Inc. Bill’s primary career experience has been in the technology sector, where he was Senior Vice President at Cisco Systems and Hewlett Packard, in various roles covering strategy, product marketing, and business development. In his free time, Bill enjoys family time, travel adventures, triathlons, surfing, backpacking, and rooting for Stanford sports teams.