For More and Better Developments

Sam’s Current Activities


  • Entrepreneurship Assistance: Assisting start-up companies which will later create job opportunities. Advising a start-up in connecting Oakland students with future career experiences.

  • Political: Joined the Swing Left East Bay's steering committee. Set-up weekly phone banking from Sept 29 ‘til Nov 5, 2019. Calls will be to key states toward Flipping the Senate, state legislative races to reduce Gerrymandering starting with Virginia, fight voter suppression in key states, California CD-10 & 21

  • Engineers Without Borders: Organized and will facilitate the Innovation Workshop on Nov 7, 2019 (the day before the EWB annual meeting). The Workshop is designed to give participants an abbreviated experience in innovation to address community-identified problems. Discussing other possible EWB innovation related programs.

Services Offered and History

For decades, Sam Burd has successfully engineered new products, started & assisted others in starting entrepreneurial ventures, organized political campaigns, and supported community improvement projects. For many of these projects, he initiated, recruited, and/or led the project to successful conclusion.

The keys to projects Sam works on now usually rely on a mixture of Sam’s interests. To make it easier to see the specifics of his background, this web site is broken into three sections; Business, Community, and Technology.

Contact Sam Burd

                  1-(510) 339-8409