Governor's Appointment, Public Member
Bob Kirkwood, 69, of Palo Alto, has been appointed to the Sierra Nevada Conservancy. He is the former director of government and education affairs for Hewlett Packard Company. Kirkwood serves on the boards of the Peninsula Open Space Trust and the California Advisory Board of the Trust for Public Land. He is a former member and chairman of the California Coastal Conservancy and a former member of the board of the Planning and Conservation League Foundation.