Board of Trustees

Maryellen Cattani Herringer


Piedmont, California


AB, Vassar College, 1965
JD, Boalt Hall School of Law, University of California, Berkeley, 1968
Stanford Graduate School of Business Executive Program, 1994

Professional Work

Board Member, ABM Industries, 1993–Present (Chairman of the Board, 2006–2017)
Board member, PG&E Corporation, 2005–2017
Senior VP/Executive Vice President and General Counsel, APL Limited, 1991–1997
Partner, Morrison & Foerster, 1989–1991
Vice President/Senior Vice President and General Counsel, Transamerica Corporation, 1981–1989
Associate/ Partner, Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe, 1970–1981
Former Director, Bank of the West
Former Director, Golden West Corporation
Former Director, Wachovia Corporation

Volunteer Activities

Trustee, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, 2010–Present
Trustee, Vassar College, 1988-1994, 2010–Present
Former Trustee, University of California, Berkeley, Art Museum
Former Trustee, Benilde Religious Trust
Former Trustee, St. Mary’s College of Moraga
Former Trustee, Head-Royce School
Former Trustee, The Exploratorium
Former Trustee, Alameda County Medical Center Authority

Mills College Volunteer Activities

Trustee, Mills College Board of Trustees, 1999–2008, 2009–Present
Member, Presidential Search Committee, 2015–2016
Member, Art Museum Advisory Committee, 2012–Present
Member, Major Gifts Committee, 2006