Chief Business Development Officer
Silverchair Information Systems
CNE Programs: Board Academy
Jake Zarnegar is Chief Business Development Officer at Silverchair Information Systems, a Charlottesville-based software company devoted to bringing highly useful online information products to millions of professionals and students in scientific, technical, and medical disciplines. Prior to that role, he served as Chief Technology Officer and President at Silverchair and led the development of its major software platforms. His participation in the Charlottesville non-profit community began with an active membership in the CACF Future Fund—a giving circle for young folks that pools contributions from its members to make impactful grants in the local community each year. Mr. Zarnegar served as co-chair of the Grants Committee in the fund’s inaugural year and has also participated on the Steering Committee and Resource and Development Committee in subsequent years. In 2013, Mr. Zarnegar also joined the Grants Committee of CACF’s Community Endowment Fund. He is a current CNE board member and serves on CNE’s Philanthropy Advisors Committee.