Chamber priorities are set by the board of directors on an annual basis. They are driven by member surveys and board interaction with members. The staff implements the plans to achieve the desired result.

Meet Our Board of Directors

Patricia Alvarez
Board President
President / Owner
Becky Cortez
Presedent Elect
Life of Gratitude
President / Owner
Susana ​Villegas
Past President
President & CEO
Dolores Jackson
VP of Public Policy
President / Owner
Zulema Maldonado
Economic Development
Risa Baron
VP of Finance
Municipal Manager
Alberto Velasquez
Government Affairs Manager
George Ching
Government Affairs
Dr. Eduardo Reyes
Jack Straw
Project Manager
Jennifer Tabler
Director of Sales
Jesse Navarro
Public Safety Consultant
John Borja
Commercial Insurance and Risk Advisor
Joyce Padilla
President / Owner
Kyle Strong
General Counsel
Roberto Alcantar
Public Affairs Manager
Sassan Rahimzadeh
President / Owner
Mishal Rawaf
Interim CFO
Lizzette Weber
Talent Connect
President / Owner

Meet Our Staff

Thalia Lopez
Executive Assistant

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