Bill Landreth is a fifth-generation Californian who grew up in Oakland. He graduated from Stanford and Harvard Business School. Bill Landreth has been with Goldman Sachs since 1971, where he is now a senior director in San Francisco. He has been a Stanford University lecturer and served on the advisory boards for the School of Education, Institute for International Studies, The Bill Lane Center for the American West, and the Cantor Arts Center. He also served on the Board of Directors of the Stanford Management Company from 1990 to 2008. A long-time Stanford volunteer, he was a member of the Board of Trustees from 1996 to 2006, and chaired the visitors committee of the Institute for International Studies. He has served on the boards of The Nature Conservancy-California, Harvard School of Public Health, Community Hospital of Monterey Peninsula, and Monterey Bay Aquarium. He holds an MBA from Harvard and a BA from Stanford. Bill is married to Jeanne and has two children and four grandchildren. Bill lives in Carmel, California and Sun Valley, Idaho.