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

Terry MacRae
Terry MacRae

Chief Executive Officer, President and Founder
Hornblower Cruises & Events

First Vice Chair

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Grace Evans Cherashore
Executive Chairwoman
Evans Hotels

Second Vice Chair

Mark Jansen
Mark Jansen

President and Chief Executive Officer
Blue Diamond Growers

Third Vice Chair

Donna L. Lucas
Donna L. Lucas

Chief Executive Officer and President
Lucas Public Affairs

Immediate Past Chair

Susan Corrales-Diaz
Susan Corrales-Diaz

President and Chief Executive Officer
Systems Integrated

Past Chair

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

At-Large Member

Gregory S. Bielli
Gregory S. Bielli

President and Chief Executive Officer
Tejon Ranch Company

At-Large Member

Kailesh Karavadra
Kailesh Karavadra

West Growth Markets Leader
Ernst & Young LLP

President and Chief Executive Officer

Allan Zaremberg
Allan Zaremberg

Board Members

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

James L. Arnone
Partner
Latham & Watkins LLP

Roger J. Baccigaluppi
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
RB International

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

Elaine Barden
Vice President Sales and Marketing
Comcast

Nils Behnke
Partner and Director
Bain & Company

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

Charles S. Birenbaum
Chair, Northern California
Greenberg Traurig

Daniel W. Boyd
Principal
Boyd Consulting Services

John F. Boyle
President and Chief Executive Officer
Automobile Club of Southern California

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

John R. Buchanan
U.S. Tax Managing Partner
PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP

Michael Cahill
President, Rolling Stock
Siemens Industry, Inc.

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

Richard Cohen
Managing Director
Rio Tinto Borates

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

Shawn Domeracki
General Manager
Toyota Motor North America

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

Timothy S. Dubois
President
The Edward Thomas Collection

Dominic Engels
Chief Executive Officer
Stone Brewing

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

Michael Feldman
Executive Vice President
Union Bank

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

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.

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

John H. Kautz
Chairman
Kautz Ironstone Vineyards

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

Julie Kreger King
Greater Northern California Operations Leader
Antea Group

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

Janet W. Lamkin
California President
United Airlines

Jonathan K. Layne
Partner
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP

Janet A. Liang
President – Northern California Region
Kaiser Foundation Hospitals and Health Plan, Inc.

Michael Lizárraga
President and Chief Executive Officer
TELACU

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

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

Michael Marelli
Vice President, Business Customer Division
Southern California Edison

Jonathan O. Mayes
Senior Vice President
Albertsons Companies

Ken McNeely
President, Pacific Region
AT&T

Gregory H. McWilliams
Chief Policy Officer
Five Point Communities

Rudy B. Medina
President, Southern California Market
U.S. Bank

Leslie L. Melburg
Senior Partner-in-Charge-of-Design
Nichols, Melburg & Rossetto Architects

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

Diane D. Miller
President
Wilcox, Miller & Nelson

Elizabeth Minick
Managing Director, Local Market Executive
Bank of America

Christine Moseley
Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Full Harvest

Janet Napolitano
President
University of California

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

Eloy Ortiz Oakley
Chancellor
California Community Colleges

Pat Patrick
Immediate Past Chairman
Western Association of Chamber Executives
Lodi District Chamber of Commerce

Dr. Richard L. Pattenaude
President Emeritus
Ashford University

Rudolph M. (Rudy) Reyes
West Region Vice President and Associate General Counsel
Verizon

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

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

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

Donna Sanker
Chief Operating Officer
ampm and ARCO

Susan Savage
Chief Executive Officer
Sacramento River Cats

David L. Sheridan
Vice President, Remote Sensing
Lockheed Martin

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

John A. Stowell
Senior Vice President
The Walt Disney Company

Richard Svindland
President
California American Water

Phillip J. Telgenhoff
Field Senior Vice President
Allstate Insurance Company

Eric W. Thornburg
President and Chief Executive Officer
SJW Group and San Jose Water Company

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

Michael R. Walker
Executive Vice President
City National Bank

Todd Walthall
Executive Vice President, Markets
Blue Shield of California

Frank Washington
Chief Executive Officer
Crossings TV

Kenneth H. Weixel
Managing Partner
Deloitte & Touche LLP

Dr. Timothy P. White
Chancellor
The California State University

Arthur C.  Whitney
President and Chief Executive Officer
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

Martha B. Wyrsch
Executive Vice President and General Counsel
Sempra Energy

Michael Ziegler
President and Chief Executive Officer
PRIDE Industries