Brett Byers

Venture capitalist, engineer, retired lawyer, forest conservationist, global warming activist

Current:
Board Member, Rainforest Trust
Founding Pledger and President, Million Acre Pledge
Venture capital and P2P debt investor

Past employment:
VCFA Group: Managing Director - 1998 to 2011
8x8: General Counsel - 1997 to 1998
WIlson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati: Corporate Attorney - 1995 to 1997
Mayer Brown: Corporate Attorney - 1994 to 1996
Kendall Square Research: Engineer - 1988 to 1991
Raytheon: Engineer - 1986 to 1988

Education:
J.D., Yale Law School, 1994
B.S.E.E, Cornell University, 1986