Parker Harris drives technology vision and architecture across Salesforce. He is also a member of the company’s Board of Directors. Parker founded Salesforce along with Marc Benioff, Dave Moellenhoff, and Frank Dominguez in the spring of 1999. Prior to Salesforce, Parker developed cloud computing expertise at Left Coast Software, a company he co-founded in 1996, and salesforce automation expertise at Metropolis Software, an early pioneer in field salesforce automation, subsequently acquired by Clarify. Parker developed a love of math, science and computer programming at an early age, but also developed the other side of his brain with a fluency in French and a degree in English Literature from Middlebury College.