Our Trustees

Robert Jaunich

Trustee, NPS Foundation

Robert Jaunich is Founding Partner of Calera Capital, LLC, a private equity firm managing in excess of $3 billion in assets. Prior to founding Calera Capital and its predecessor Fremont Partners in 1990, he was a member of the Chief Executive Office of Swiss-based Jacobs Suchard AG, president and CEO of Osborne Computer Corporation, president of Sara Lee Corporation (NYSE) and executive vice president of Memorex Corporation (NYSE). He began his career at Procter and Gamble in Cincinnati.

Robert (Bob) has served on more than 20 boards, including chairmanships of Coldwell Banker (real estate), Kinetic Concepts (healthcare- NYSE), Juno Lighting (NASDQ) and Crown Pacific (timber-NYSE). He received his bachelor's degree from Wesleyan University and his MBA from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, where he served five years on the Graduate Board. He also engages in numerous community endeavors, including past chair of the Palo Alto Medical Foundation, president of the National Recreation Foundation (youth at risk), and the President’s Advisory Committee of the Boys and Girls Clubs of the Peninsula. He is also a Life Member of YPO and YPO Gold.

He and his wife Kathy live in California and have three grandchildren who have attended the U.S. Naval Academy.