May 30

San Francisco Bay Area Business Networking Gathering

Thursday, May 30th, 2019
6:00 – 8:00 pm / Snowflake offices
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150 Spear Street - 18th Floor San Francisco, CA 94105

The Bay Area Carleton Club and the Class of 1992 cordially invite you to a

Carleton Business Networking Gathering

Thursday, May 30, 2019
6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Snowflake offices
150 Spear Street - 18th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94105

Please join your fellow Carls as we enjoy fantastic San Francisco views from high above the waterfront, nibble on gyro (and other assorted) pizzas, and learn key career insights from four inspirational alumni panelists.

The theme for the evening is: How has your broad and rigorous Carleton education facilitated your critical-thinking skills, creative-problem-solving abilities, and notable professional ascent?

Patty Mitchell '84 Patty Mitchell '84
Patty is a leadership and development consultant for non-profits focused on building community and creating social impact. She’s currently working with two such organizations, White Pony Express and the Institute for Nonprofit News. Patty is also Vice Chair/Treasurer of the Board for Hack The Hood and previously served on the West Coast Board for Patty's LinkedIn Bio


Frances Spangler '91 Frances Spangler '91
Frances is a finance and accounting professional who moved to the Bay Area three years ago to work in the wine business. She is the CFO of Sugarloaf Crush, a custom crush winery as well as Crescere, a premium wine brand. Previously she worked as VP of Finance for Time, Inc, the magazine publisher, and as Director of Financial Operations for Arthur Anderson. Frances' LinkedIn Bio


Chris Welsh '96 Chris Welsh '96
Chris is a software sales professional at Snowflake ("the data warehouse built for the cloud"), a $3.5 Billion start-up. He also serves as a Lieutenant Colonel in the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve. Prior to Snowflake, Chris tackled a wide variety of roles at IBM, New Relic and another start-up. Chris' LinkedIn Bio


Byron White '08 Byron White '08
A Strategic Partnerships Lead at Google, Byron distinguished himself at Carleton as a leader of both the Mustache and Table Tennis clubs. After completing his MBA at the University of Michigan in 2013, he served on Carleton's Board of Trustees from 2014-2018, and the Alumni Council and Annual Fund prior to that. Byron's LinkedIn Bio

Cost: There is no cost to attend.

Respond by Monday, May 27, if you plan to attend, by clicking HERE and completing the subsequent form.

Directions: Google Maps can be used for directions and public transportation options.

Questions? Contact the Alumni Relations office at or 800-729-2586.

Sponsored by Carleton Clubs. Contact: Michael Thompson, Alumni Relations