Board Members

The SATA-IO Board of Directors currently consists of up to nine representatives, as specified by SATA bylaws. Board member duties include establishing policies and procedures and overseeing the activities of each Work Group. Regular meetings of the Board of Directors are held once monthly.

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Board Members
Eugene Sushansky, Granite River Labs
Board of Directors

Eugene Sushansky is Vice President of Global Engineering at Granite River Labs Inc. (GRL). He has been in the industry for over 27 years, 10 of that at GRL, where he focuses in leading testing services for various High Speed interconnects. Prior to joining GRL, Eugene has worked for OSZ Storage Solutions Inc. (Kioxia), and PLX Technology Inc. (Broadcom). He provides technical leadership in many industry standards including SATA and PCI Express. Eugene earned BSEE from San Francisco State University with an emphasis on digital design and computer architecture.

Rahman Ismail, Intel
Board of Directors

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John Schadegg, Marvell
Board of Directors and Secretary & Treasurer

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Kayla Seliner, Novus Labs, LLC
Board of Directors

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Curtis Stevens, Seagate
Board of Directors and President

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Patrick Hery, Toshiba Corporation
Board of Directors

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Ralph Weber, Western Digital Technologies, Inc
Board of Directors and Vice President

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