CalChamber President Issues Statement on Passing of Nancy McFadden

SACRAMENTO, CA — California Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Allan Zaremberg today released the following statement on the passing of Nancy McFadden:

“I am greatly saddened by the news of Nancy’s passing and extend my sincere condolences to her family and close friends. Nancy was an effective and gracious leader who used her tremendous talents to the benefit of our state. Nancy dedicated her life to public service and improving the quality of life for all Californians.  I have a great deal of personal and professional respect for her.  She was accessible, honest and a pleasure to work with.  All of us at CalChamber will miss her.” 

Nancy McFadden and Allan Zaremberg at CalChamber’s 2014 Public Affairs Conference



The California Chamber of Commerce (CalChamber) is the largest broad-based business advocate to government in California.  Membership represents one-quarter of the private sector jobs in California and includes firms of all sizes and companies from every industry within the state.  Leveraging our front-line knowledge of laws and regulations, we provide products and services to help businesses comply with both federal and state law.  CalChamber, a not-for-profit organization with roots dating to 1890, promotes international trade and investment in order to stimulate California’s economy and create jobs.  Please visit our website at


Denise Davis
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