Jeff is an Adjunct Professor at Stanford University and a leader in the Silicon Valley tech venture community. He is an established technology and software entrepreneur who has built several ventures from concept to market leader. Jeff has served as Founder, CEO, and Chairman, and has taken his ventures public on the NASDAQ and unified them into far-reaching commercial corporations.
Jeff is a Senior Partner at Elevens, a strategic advisory designed to harness some of the foremost AI minds on the planet to accelerate breakthrough ventures in health-tech, med-tech, bio-tech, and pharma-tech. Elevens is based in Silicon Valley and can be found at www.elevens.ai.
Jeff currently serves as a Special Government Expert (SGE) to the United States Government, acting as a Special Advisor to the Department of Defense. His role entails the identification and delivery of advanced technology for national security. In the past, Jeff has also served as a Highly Qualified Expert (HQE) in the Senior Executive Service for the United States Government. During this time, he held the position of Director, responsible for delivering transformational and strategic capabilities to enhance national security by promoting the adoption of innovative and commercial technologies.
Jeff has participated as a visiting scientist at two national laboratories, including Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory and Los Alamos National Laboratory, and as an Adjunct Professor at the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA).
Jeff is formally educated in several engineering, medical applied science, and technology disciplines, and holds a PhD in Biomedical Physics from UCLA, an MS in Engineering Management from Stanford University, an MS in Nuclear Engineering from Texas A&M University, and a BS in Nuclear Engineering from Texas A&M University.
The industry profile for Jeff can be found at www.linkedin.com/in/jeff-kleck-a000299/