Names obtained from the 2010 Bohemian Grove Attendee List. It should be noted that accuracy cannot be guaranteed and caution should be used in the presumption of any of the following individuals.
Members – 14
R. Michael Delagnes – Partner at Delagnes , Linder and Duey, LLP. Mr. Delagnes received his B.S. in Finance from the University of San Francisco, 1969; his M.B.A. in Finance (with honors) from the University of Santa Clara, 1970 and his J.D. from the University of San Francisco School of Law (McAulliffe Honor Society) in 1973. Mr. Delagnes was admitted to practice law in the State of California, the U. S. Federal Court for the Ninth Ciruit and the Northern District of California in 1973. He was also admitted to practice before the United States Tax Court in 1980 and before the U. S. Supreme Court in 2003. Mr. Delagnes is also a Certified Public Accountant admitted to practice in California in 1988. Mr. Delagnes was with Deloitte Touche LLP and KPMG Peat Marwick & Co. as Tax Manager (1973-1979), and with Frederiksen & Company, CPAs, as Tax Partner (1979-1981). He has served as an Adjunct Professor in the Golden Gate University Masters in Taxation Program and Masters of Law in Taxation Program (1976-1986). He is Co-Founder of the San Francisco Child Abuse Prevention Society and currently sits on the Board of Directors for a number of non-profit and for-profit entities in the San Francisco Bay Area. Mr. Delagnes founded the firm in 1981. Source.
Paul A. W. Armstrong – President and CEO, Earthbath, SheaPet. Source.
Roger L. Crumley M.D. – Dr. Roger L. Crumley is a graduate of the University of Iowa Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery Residency Training Program. Following graduation (1975) he joined the faculty of the University of California, San Francisco where he progressed to the level of Clinical Professor of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. His research in laryngeal reinnervation earned him the Harris P Mosher Award from the Triological Society in 1981. In October 1987 he accepted the position of Professor & Chief of Division of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at UCI Medical Center. and started the Department’s very successful fellowship training program in Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. Source.
Andrew J. Eberhard – Serves as a senior advisor for Sperry Van Ness, specializing in the sale of retail and multifamily properties throughout Northern California. Eberhard also focuses on the sale of industrial and land properties and has secured more than $110 million in transactions nationwide. Source.
George Elliot– Sr. Loan Specialist at Mission Hills Mortgage. University of Iowa – Henry B. Tippie College of Business BHS. Source.
Stephen V. Imbler – has served as a director of Wavecom since March 2000. He is currently CFO for Nextag, a U.S. consumer internet company. Mr Imbler was President and Chief Operating Officer of Liquid Audio and served on the Board of Directors until April 2003. He previously served as President and Chief Operating Officer of Hyperion Solutions through the end of 2001, and as Advisor to the company through August 2002. Prior to the 1998 merger between Arbor Software and Hyperion Software that created Hyperion Solutions, Mr Imbler held the position of Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at Arbor Software for three years. Mr Imbler previously served as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Quick Response Services, Inc. during 1994 through 1995; Vice President, Finance at Oracle Corporation 1987 through 1993; and various positions at Peat Marwick Mitchell (now KPMG) from 1978 to 1987. Mr Imbler received a master’s degree in public accounting from the University of Texas and a bachelor’s degree in piano performance from Wichita State University. Source.
Gerald J. Lewis – Retired Court of Appeal Justice. Since 1987, Justice Lewis has been a full time neutral, serving as an Arbitrator, Mediator and Private Judge. He retired from the Fourth District Court where he served for several years. Before the unification of the courts, he sat both on the Municipal and Superior Courts in San Diego County. Justice Lewis was in private practice specializing in complex civil litigation and also served as City Attorney for many years. He eventually got his own trail department where he instituted a case-management system known as the independent calendar system. In the private sector, his areas of expertise include Corporate and Business Disputes, Intellectual Property, Complex Commercial Litigation and Insurance Coverage matters. Source.
Thomas Steward Liles – Owner at Thomas S. Liles Real Estate Appraisal/Consulting.
William John Macdonald – President of Recm, Inc., Electronics Distributor.
Harold B. Mead – Unconfirmed.
Kipp Macqueen Nelson – Partner FlashLight Films. Has an extensive deal making and financing background. Nelson is a former partner of Goldman Sachs & Co. He worked for 20 years in the finance business, 15 years in Europe and 5 years in Asia. After retiring from investment banking he founded an event company, 48Straight, which began as a winter alpine festival of sports, music and other cultural events celebrating mountain lifestyle. It was nationally televised on network TV and ultimately expanded into multiple sports in both summer and winter in 9 different locations. Source.
Thomas B. Reynolds – Attorney At Law. The practice of Thomas B. Reynolds, P.C. is limited to estate planning and taxation, estate administration, probate law, asset protection planning and fiduciary litigation regarding trusts and estates. The firm provides complete estate planning services for individuals, families and companies, typically in the southeastern United States and primarily in Georgia – though the firm does have clients in other parts of the country. The firm focuses on estate planning to discount and freeze asset values and uses income tax planning to improve a client’s income tax result before significant transactions or events. Varieties of wills and trusts improve and often negate estate tax exposure for clients of all levels of net worth. A typical client is a business owner or professional with assets of $3,000,000 to $15,000,000, though the firm has clients with fewer assets. The firm’s largest client has in excess of $600,000,000. Mr. Reynolds has practiced law since 1993. He periodically speaks to investment professionals regarding estate planning. Mr. Reynolds attended Hampden-Sydney College in Virginia, graduating with a degree in Economics in 1989. Thereafter, he matriculated at the University of Georgia School of Law and received his law degree in 1992. He earned a Master of Laws degree (LL.M.) in Taxation at the College of William and Mary in 1993. Mr. Reynolds is admitted to practice law in Georgia and before the Internal Revenue Service. Source.
Robert M. Shields Jr.– has been Chief Executive Officer, Treasure and Chief Financial Officer of Piedmont Mining Co.Inc. since 1983. Mr. Shields serves as President, Principal Accounting Officer and Secretary of Piedmont Mining Co.Inc. Mr. Shields has over 25 years of experience in the exploration and mining industry and has over 35 years of business experience, primarily on Wall Street and as the top executive of a publicly traded gold company. He founded Piedmont Mining Company, Inc. in 1983. He is also a founder of GoldColony.com, a website for the gold community. Mr. Shields served as an Associate with Morgan Stanley & Co. in corporate finance in the early 1970’s and a Security Analyst with Paine, Webber, Jackson and Curtis in the mid-1960s. He has been Chairman of Piedmont Mining Co.Inc. since 1988 and its Director since 1983. He served as a Director of Solid Resources, Ltd., a Canadian exploration company, from 2004 to 2005. He is a member of the American Geophysical Union, the M.I.T. Enterprise Forum of New York City, the Society of Economic Geologists, the Geological Society of Nevada, the New York Academy of Sciences and the New York Section of The Society of Mining Engineers. He was an officer in the US Army Corps of Engineers from 1967 to 1969 and was honorably discharged with the rank of Captain. Mr. Shields graduated Cum Laude and with high distinction in Geology from Dartmouth College in 1960 and received a PhD in Geochemistry from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1965, where he was elected to Sigma Xi, Honorary Scientific Society, and Phi Lambda Upsilon, Honorary Chemical Society. He also received an MBA from the Stanford University Graduate School of Business Administration in 1971. Source.
David T. Traitel – David Traitel served as an Executive Vice President of Walker & Ice, Anaheim, Ca. from 1973 to 1975. Mr. Traitel served as Chairman Of The Board and President of Sunbeam Lighting Corp., Los Angeles, Ca. from 1969 to 1972 . Mr. Traitel served as Vice President of Electro Optical Systems Division of Xerox Corp., Los Angeles, Ca, from 1959 to 1969. Mr. Traitel serves as Chairman and Director of Nutro Products, Inc. He is Graduated from the University Of California At Los Angeles, Los Angeles, Ca With an MBA Degree. Source.