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Steve Jobs and Mike Markkula at Apple

Steve Jobs and Mike Markkula were two of the first board members of Apple Computer.

The following is a list of executives who have served or is serving on the Board of Directors of Apple Inc.

Current board members[]

Tim Cook 2020 Annual Meeting of Shareholders

Apple CEO Tim Cook introduces the board at the 2020 annual meeting of AAPL shareholders.

Former board members[]

Apple Computer pre-IPO executive staff list

An early list of executives at Apple Computer before its IPO, prepared by the first board chairman, Mike Markkula.[5]


  1. 1.0 1.1 Apple Names Arthur D. Levinson Chairman of the Board, Apple. 2011-11-15. Archived 2011-11-16.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Wanda Austin to join Apple’s board of directors, Apple Inc. 2024-01-11.
  3. Alex Gorsky joins Apple’s board of directors, Apple Inc. 2021-11-09.
  4. Monica Lozano joins Apple’s board of directors, Apple Inc. 2021-01-05.
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 5.3 5.4 5.5 5.6 5.7 5.8 5.9 Who were the original Members of the Apple Board of Directors? by Garrick Saito, Elevation Partners, Quora. 2016-03-24.
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 6.3 6.4 6.5 6.6 Jobs names new Apple board, CNET. 1997-08-06.
  7. CEO Compensation and Board Structure – There is an Effect After All byVidhi Chhaochharia and Yaniv Grinstein, Journal of Finance, The American Finance Association. 2012-05-23.
  8. Wakabayashi Daisuke (22 January 2015). Jobs Confidant Drexler to Leave Apple’s Board. Wall Street Journal. Retrieved on 23 June 2015.
  9. Terminated Executive Sues Apple by John Enders, Associated Press. 1993-09-24.
  10. Larry Ellison Resigns as Apple Director, Apple Computer. 2002-09-20.
  11. 11.0 11.1 Struggling Apple Gets Boost From Microsoft by Rajiv Chandrasekaran and Victoria Shannon, The Washington Post. 1997-08-07.
  12. Apple Official Steps Down In Board Feud by Lawrence M. Fisher, The New York Times. 1995-10-05. Archived 1995-10-05.
  13. Disney CEO Bob Iger says he left Apple’s board because ‘our paths were conflicting’ by Kif Leswing, CNBC. 2019-09-24.
  14. Arthur Rock leaves Apple Computer board, Telecom.paper. 1993-08-06.
  15. Seibold, Chris (10 July 2011). July 10, 1981: Michael Scott Leaves Apple.
  16. Today in Apple history: Google CEO resigns from Apple’s board by Luke Dormehl, Cult of Mac. 2019-08-03.
  17. Former President & CEO Of Macy's California And Partner At U.S. Venture Partners Phil Schlein Joins Mavatar As Chairman Of The Board by Mavatar Technologies, PRNewswire. 2013-09-04.
  18. Who was on Apple's board of directors when Steve Jobs was fired, and where are they now? by Doug Dooley, Quora. 2012-10-01.
  19. Woolard led Apple, Inc. back from the brink, College of Engineering News, NC State University. 2016-03-01.
  20. Apple board member to step down, ZDNet. 2000-03-08.

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