Zynga adds Google exec to board, names Doerr lead independent director

|About: Zynga (ZNGA)|By:, SA News Editor

Regina Dugan, currently the head of Google's Advanced Technology & Products (ATAP) R&D unit, has been added to Zynga's (ZNGA) board.

Among other things, ATAP is responsible for Google's Project Ara custom/modular phone initiative. Before joining Google, Dugan headed the DoD's DARPA R&D division.

Zynga also announces famed VC John Doerr (already on the board) has been named lead independent director. LinkedIn co-founder Reid Hoffman and DreamWorks CEO Jeffrey Katzenberg left Zynga's board earlier this year.

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