Who We Are
Director of Technology Applications
Ray Mueller joined IEM in December 2019 as Director of Technology Applications, and is based in Silicon Valley.
Ray comes to IEM, with a diverse background in both the private and public sector. Ray’s most recent employment was at an artificial intelligence company where Ray served in a variety of roles during his tenure, including VP of Sales and Business Development, VP of Government, and VP of Legal. His professional background includes work in International Business Development, Product Litigation, and in the public policy arena, working the as the Chief of Staff for a County Supervisor.
Ray has served as a City Councilmember in Menlo Park, California, since 2012, having twice served as Mayor in 2014 and 2019. Menlo Park is home to the Global Headquarters of Facebook, as well as Sand Hill Road, where many of the world’s top venture capital firms reside. From 2017 to 2019, Ray served by appointment of the President of the California State Assembly to represent all California cities on the State of California Tax Credit Allocation Committee.
Ray Mueller is a graduate of the College of Natural Resources at the University of California at Berkeley. He holds a law degree from University of California, Hastings College of the Law and has been licensed to practice law in the State of California since 2001. Additionally Ray, has completed the Leadership and Transformation Program at the Stanford Center for Professional Development at Stanford University.