Occupation: Senior partner, Deloitte & Touche

Home: Hillsborough

Achievement: The executive in the S.F. office of the national accounting, tax and consulting firm has been named chairman of the American Heart Association’s Board for the Western States. Royse will steer regional activities of the nonprofit group dedicated to fighting heart disease and stroke.

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