Goliath Business Group
Networks for You:  Consulting to business and non-profits in operations planning, global logistics, and optimizing existing systems for success
            
John L. McLemore, CEO, Goliath Business Group

Consults to Business, Local Community-related agencies & non-profit groups
Experience and Background (continued):

* City Council Member, City of Santa Clara, 1996-2004, Vice-Mayor (2000)
    - Chair, Economic Development Committee, 2003-04 (Member from 1998-2004)
    - 1999 Graduate of the League of California Cities Leadership Academy

* Vice-Chair 2005-07 Metropolitan Transportation Commission, Commissioner 1999-2007 Representing the City of Santa Clara & the Cities of Santa Clara County

* Chair of the Caltrain Joint Powers Board 2002-2004, Board Member 1999-2007

* Board Member Valley Transportation Authority  2000-07

* Chairman 2002/2003 Santa Clara County Emergency Preparedness Council (Member representing City of Santa Clara 1998-2004)

* Co-Chair 21st Annual California Preservation Foundation Conference (1996) San Jose, CA

*  Guest Lecturer
  - Santa Clara University - Environmental Planning
                                                              -  Ethics in Politics

  - San Jose State University - Urban Planning
                                                              - Transportation Planning

  - DeVry University - International Business
                                               - Supply Chain Management
  - National Press Club (Washington, DC)
                                               - California Homeland Security
  - League of California Cities -
                                               - Local Homeland Security

Professional Experience, Education, & Background:

* Over 35 years senior management experience in the semiconductor industry overseeing worldwide operations: Fairchild, American Microsystems(AMI), National Semiconductor, Silicon Systems, VLSI, Cirrus Logic, S3, Neomagic, Celeritek, and Semicoa

* Retired as Vice-President Manufacturing & Operations Planning in August 2011

* 26 years United States Army Reserve. Lieutenant Colonel (Retired) specializing in Air Defense Artillery, Quartermaster Logistics, and Training & Evaluation of Command Staff Activities

* Recipient of Army Meritorious Service Medal for Actions during Desert Shield/Desert Storm 1991

* 2000-2016 (Feb) Member Housing Trust of Silicon Valley/Santa Clara County Board of Directors - An Organization Funding Affordable Housing Projects & Development Programs throughout the County

* Member, Santa Clara Chamber of Commerce
2006-13 and 2016 to present

* Red Cross Disaster volunteer assigned to Texas and Louisiana for Hurricanes Katrina/Rita (2005), Gustav/Ike (2008), & Lake County, CA  Fires (2015)

* Chair Santa Clara Unified School District Measure J Bond Citizen's Oversight Committee 2005-08
Formal Education:
*  BA & MA Political Science, San Jose State Univ.
*  Graduate Army Command & Staff College