David Orr

The David and Lucile Packard Foundation
Board Chair

David Orr is the chair of the board of the David and Lucile Packard Foundation. He is a Product Manager at Google, teaching computers to understand human languages. He has been a startup founder, an angel investor, a computer software engineer, a researcher working on internet search, and a director of technology for startups. He has published in the fields of linguistics and computer science.

He holds a BS in Symbolic Systems from Stanford University.