Aaron Mendelson '98, M.B.A. '02

Aaron Mendelson graduated from Cal in 1998 with a BA in French and received his MBA from the Haas School in 2002.  Aaron works at Credit Suisse where he is a Director within the firm's Private Bank, focusing on the people, companies and investing funds of the venture capital community.

Since 2006, Aaron has served on the Board and is the Past Board President of Dolores Street Community Services, a neighborhood-based non-profit providing shelters, SRO housing and advocacy for the working poor and near-homeless in and around San Francisco's Mission District.

At Cal, Aaron has served on the Board of the Cal Alumni Association since 2008 and has mentored students annually through the Berkeley Career Center's Externship Program since 2006.

Within the Haas Alumni Network, Aaron joined the San Francisco Chapter Board in 2005 and was a member of the founding team of the annual Taste of Haas, serving as Chair of the event from 2007-2009.

Aaron lives and works in San Francisco.  In his spare time, Aaron enjoys reading about world history, trail running, photography and the occasional trip to Napa.