Lewis Graham Ph.D., D.D.founder
...Lewis Graham Ph.D., D.D., FounderDr. Graham is a founder of the Foundation and currently serves as an advisor to selected inventors of breakthrough technologies.He is managing director of Ventures for Humanity, a Nevada company developing the commercial promise of breakthrough technologies.Dr. Graham is also Manager of Linworth LLC, a California Limited Liability Company holding a portfolio of real estate and other investments in the US and abroad.Mr. Graham serves large corporate and governmental clients in organizational development and executive peak performance training as the chairman of TSA.He also serves as an advisory board member for companies in Southern California, including a venture capital fund.He
spends free time writing screenplays and has commercial offers for his
work.After receiving two D.D. degrees in formal studies over twelve years, Dr. Graham changed professional focus to charitable and creative endeavors.
In 1999, he
and Dr. Leon Silverstone founded Advanced Medical Endeavours, Inc.
(AME), a non-profit, tax-exempt foundation with broad health objectives.AME
subsequently changed its name to the Foundation for Humanity
.He also founded The Trust for Global Healing in the UK that subsequently received approval for its charitable status by the Charities Commission for England and Wales.Dr. Graham serves as Chairman of The Trust.
While at Stanford
, Dr. Graham
was asked for consultation services by various businesses interested in his
research work at Stanford
.As a result, he founded TSA/The Stanford Associates and employed various Stanford professionals for large projects.
Initial clients included Xerox
, Johnson %26 Johnson, National Semiconductor
for the private sector in 1981 while retaining a faculty position until 1983.TSA
continued to innovate and expand as its focus moved into the area of peak performance programs with senior executives and management teams.During its development, TSA
also developed exceptional intellectual property.Dr. Graham served as the TSA President, managing the enterprise from inception.
Company clients included General Electric
, Lehman Brothers
, Symbol Technologies
, Hull Trading Company
, Reuters of America
, and Advanced Micro Devices
.Dr. Graham also served on the Planning Commission and the City Council of Brisbane, California for several years and was Mayor in 1987-88.
tenure, the City's
dire financial crisis was solved and Brisbane became the wealthiest City per capita in San Mateo County.The Fire Department was reinstated and major litigation with a developer and threats of litigation with neighboring cities were satisfactorily resolved.
In 1989, after his
council term ended, Dr. Graham
began to expand TSA's
business toward an international base by developing and continuing contacts in the United Kingdom.The first UK client was Pilkington plc
followed by Sovereign Capital, Symbol Technologies
, and Schroder Ventures.Subsequent UK and European clients have included Barclays de Zoette and Wedd
, Lehman Brothers-Europe
, NatWest Markets
, British Telecom
, Groupe Bull
, Essilor International
, Rolls Royce
, Credit Suisse First Boston
and the UK Ministry
As a former competitor in the World Championship triathlon (Nice, France, 1983), Dr. Graham
enjoys swimming, biking, rowing and hiking.He
wife Marina, a singer and songwriter, currently live in West Los Angeles and Hawaii.