John C. Gonzalez

Executive Director, Chief of Technology and Design

Oakland, CA

Area of Expertise

MBA, Stanford Graduate School of Business; BS, Massachusetts Institute of Technology



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John is a seasoned director with proven skills in building and leading high-performance technology teams. As Chief of Technology and Design at Alluma, John is responsible for maintaining a technology strategy, identifying opportunities for innovation, and defining technology implementations focused on driving process and technology innovation throughout the entire organization. He manages the development lifecycle for emerging solutions from ideation to MVP including discovery, systems and solutions architecture, development, design (UX and systems), MVP testing, security and compliance.

John brings experience in leading product management and engineering teams, technology licensing, intellectual property acquisition, and staff development during 11 years leading teams at the Internet Archive and Xerox. He serves as Vice Chair on the Board of Directors at PBLWorks, an organization that creates, gathers, and shares high-quality Project Based Learning instructional practices and products with teachers at all grade levels.