Kevin Mather


Tessa Carter

Staff Director

Maia Jaffe

Membership and Trade Partnerships

Cortney Hurlock

Strategic Partnerships

Tera Hannah

Associate Director
International Programs & Events

Joy Young

Associate Director
International Programs & Events

Board of Directors

Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Ashil Abhat

SVP, Market Executive

Bryan Cave LLP

David Stepp



Doug Wright

Partner-in-Charge of International Tax & Transfer Pricing Services

California State University, Sacramento

Paul Hoffman

Associate Vice President for International Programs and Global Engagement


Erik Langeland

Market Manager Sacramento & Central Valley

City National Bank

Dan Guth

Senior Vice President & Manager
County of Placer

Kronick Moskovitz Tiedemann & Girard

Bruce Scheidt

Managing Shareholder

Miyamoto International

Kit Miyamoto

President & CEO

Owen-Dunn Insurance Services

Renée Taylor

Chief Marketing Officer

Port of Oakland

Ron Brown

Maritime Marketing and Commodities Representative

PRIDE Industries

Steven Twitchell

Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing

Sacramento Metro Chamber of Commerce

Peter Tateishi

President & CEO


Frankie McDermott

Chief Energy Delivery Officer

University of California, Davis (UC Davis)

Joanna Regulska

Vice Provost and Associate Chancellor, Global Affairs

University of the Pacific

Lewis Gale

Professor of Business
Eberhardt School of Business


Terri Wilson

Senior Vice President and General Manager
International Business Development