Board of Directors

The members of the California Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors are elected by the CalChamber’s members and are ranking executives in their organizations, representing many of the state’s leading firms and industries, as well as the small business segment. These executives provide leadership as the CalChamber pursues its aggressive agenda to protect employers’ rights and interests in the legislative and regulatory arenas, and to foster a strong and growing economy in the state and nation.

Executive Committee

Chair

Susan Corrales-Diaz
Susan Corrales-Diaz

President and Chief Executive Officer
Systems Integrated

First Vice Chair

Terry MacRae
Terry MacRae

Chief Executive Officer, President and Founder
Hornblower Cruises & Events

Second Vice Chair

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Grace Evans Cherashore
Executive Chairwoman
Evans Hotels

Third Vice Chair

Mark Jansen
Mark Jansen

President and Chief Executive Officer
Blue Diamond Growers

Immediate Past Chair

Michael W. Murphy
Michael W. Murphy
President and Chief Executive Officer
Sharp HealthCare

Past Chair

Joseph M. Otting
Joseph M. Otting
Managing Partner
Ocean Blvd. LLC

At-Large Member

Rodney F. Banks
Rodney F. Banks

Executive Vice President,
Commercial Banking Services
City National Bank

At-Large Member

Donna L. Lucas
Donna L. Lucas

Chief Executive Officer and President
Lucas Public Affairs

President and Chief Executive Officer

Allan Zaremberg
Allan Zaremberg

Board Members

Gregory A. Adams
Group President
Kaiser Permanente

Charles D. Ahlem
Founding Co-Owner
Hilmar Cheese Company, Inc.

E. Jane Arnault-Factor, Ph.D.
President
Caltech Associates

Roger J. Baccigaluppi
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
RB International

Ted J. Balestreri
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Cannery Row Company

Mark S. Bertrand
Vice President, Space & Defense
Boeing Capital Corporation

Gregory S. Bielli
President and Chief Executive Officer
Tejon Ranch Company

Charles S. Birenbaum
Chair, Northern California
Greenberg Traurig

Phillip Blair
Executive Officer
Manpower West

Gordon L. Bourns
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Bourns, Inc.

Daniel W. Boyd
Principal
Boyd Consulting Services

The Honorable Kathleen L. Brown
Partner
Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP

Dave Burwick
President and Chief Executive Officer
Peet’s Coffee & Tea

Michael Cahill
President, Rolling Stock
Siemens Industry, Inc.

Raman Chitkara
Global Technology Leader
PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP

David G. Christ
Vice President, Sales
Toyota Financial Services

Patricia T. Clarey
Senior Vice President
Health Net. Inc.

Sheila Condon
Vice President
Enterprise Services
IBM Corporation

Thomas Conley
Senior Vice President
State Farm Insurance Companies

Craig Cooper
Chief Legal Officer and Senior Vice President
The Wonderful Company

Michael R. Cunningham
Chancellor
National University

John F. Daegele
Vice President – Space Systems
Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems

Dorene C. Dominguez
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Vanir Group of Companies Inc.

Timothy S. Dubois
President
The Edward Thomas Collection

Robert C. Falkenberg
Chief Executive Officer
California Health Plan, UnitedHealthcare

Michael Feldman
Executive Vice President
Union Bank

David Fields
Executive Vice President – Markets
Blue Shield of California

Brant Fish
Vice President, Americas Products, West
Chevron Corporation

Sandra O. Floyd
President and Chief Executive Officer
Outsource Consulting Services

Vintage Foster
President
AMF Media Group

Richard B. Fowler II
Chief Operating Officer
Kronick Moskovitz Tiedemann & Girard

Richard B. Fowler III
Director, California Operations
Antea Group

David Galasso
Executive Vice President
Wells Fargo

Laurie M. Giammona
Senior Vice President and Chief Customer Officer
Pacific Gas and Electric Company

Dan Gordon
Chief Operating Officer
Gordon Biersch Brewing Company

Lloyd Greif
President and Chief Executive Officer
Greif & Co.

Howard W. Hakes
President
Hitchcock Automotive Resources

Robert E. Hertzka, M.D.
Director
Anesthesia Service Medical Group

Raymond W. Holdsworth
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Handbook Holdings, Inc.

Mark R. Hutchins
Managing Partner
KPMG LLP

Sylvia Sue Johnson
Vice President
Johnson Machinery Co.

Kailesh Karavadra
Office Managing Principal
EY

Paul Kaufman
West Segment Manager, Commercial Banking
JPMorgan Chase

John H. Kautz
Chairman
Kautz Ironstone Vineyards

Kevin P. Kelly
President and Chief Executive Officer
West Valley Construction Company Inc.

John W. Koeberer
Chief Executive Officer/President
California Parks Company

Laurel J. Krzeminski
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Granite Construction

Janet W. Lamkin
California State President
Bank of America

Jonathan K. Layne
Partner
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP

Ronald L. Litzinger
President
Edison Energy Group

Michael Lizárraga
President and Chief Executive Officer
TELACU

John F. Llewellyn
Chairman
Forest Lawn Memorial-Parks & Mortuaries

Gregory N. Longstreet
Chief Executive Officer
CytoSport, Inc.

William M. Lyles
President and Chief Executive Officer
Lyles Diversified, Inc.

Jeffrey Walker Martin
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Sempra Energy

Jonathan O. Mayes
Senior Vice President
Albertsons Companies

Thomas V. McKernan
Chairman
Automobile Club of Southern California

Ken McNeely
President-AT&T California
AT&T

Gregory H. McWilliams
Regional President
Five Point Communities

Steven A. Merksamer
Senior Partner
Nielsen, Merksamer, Parrinello, Gross & Leoni, LLP

Diane D. Miller
President
Wilcox, Miller & Nelson

Janet Napolitano
President
University of California

Peter C. Nelson
Chairman of the Board
California Water Service Company

Eloy Ortiz Oakley
Chancellor
California Community Colleges

Dr. Richard L. Pattenaude
President
Ashford University

Pat Patrick
Chair
Western Association of Chamber Executives
Lodi District Chamber of Commerce

Joan A. Payden
President and Chief Executive Officer
Payden & Rygel

Raj M. Pherwani
Partner
Bain & Company

Julie C. Quinn
Managing Director
Deloitte

Thomas J. Rizzo
General Manager, Martinez Refinery
Shell Oil Products US

Gary D. Roberts
President
Gary D. Roberts Consulting & Mediation

Paige D. Rothermel
Vice President and General Manager
Anthem Blue Cross

Joseph M. Ruggiero
Senior Vice President – West
Verizon Communications

Frederick R. Ruiz
Chairman Emeritus/Co-Founder
Ruiz Foods

Gary C. Rynearson
Manager, Forest Policy and Sustainability
Green Diamond Resource Company

Anthony L. Sabatino
Executive Vice President
Securitas Security Services USA Inc.

Julie A. Sattler
Vice President
Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company

Susan Savage
Chief Executive Officer/Majority Owner
Sacramento River Cats

Kent Savagian
Managing Director
Moelis & Company

Stephen O. Shewmaker
Chairman of the Board
Cubic Transportation Systems

John R. Shiner
Partner
Bryan Cave, LLP

Christina S. Sistrunk
President and Chief Executive Officer
Aera Energy LLC

Lucinda (Cindy) Starrett
Partner, Environment, Land and Resources
Latham & Watkins, LLP

John A. Stowell
Senior Vice President
The Walt Disney Company

Phillip J. Telgenhoff
Field Senior Vice President
Allstate Insurance Company

Gail Thomas
Vice President
U.S. West Region Enterprise and Partner Group
Microsoft Corporation

Elliott Troshinsky
President and General Manager
KCRA-TV/KQCA-TV

Stan O. Van Vleck
President
Van Vleck Ranch

Eugene J. Voiland
Principal
Voiland Enterprises, LLC

Frank Washington
Chief Executive Officer
Crossings TV

Dr. Timothy P. White
Chancellor
The California State University

Art Whitney
President
Pacific West Pharmacy Inc.

Margaret Wong
President and Chief Executive Officer
McWong International, Inc.

Stuart P. Woolf
President and Chief Executive Officer
Woolf Farming & Processing

Michael Ziegler
President and Chief Executive Officer
PRIDE Industries