Kevin Mather


Alaina King

International Program Coordinator

Alannah Crandall

Manager, International Programs and Events

Diane Lydon

Manager, Education and Training

Tessa Carter

Manager, Operations

Board of Directors

Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Ashil Abhat

SVP, Market Executive

Sacramento Metro Chamber of Commerce

Amanda Blackwood

President & CEO

Political Solutions

Angela Blanchard



Port of Oakland

Ron Brown

Maritime Marketing and Commodities Representative

California State University, Sacramento

Cameron Law

Executive Director Carlsen Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship


Frankie McDermott

Chief Energy Delivery Officer

University of California, Davis (UC Davis)

Joanna Regulska

Vice Provost and Associate Chancellor, Global Affairs

Crowell & Moring LLP

David Stepp


PRIDE Industries

Leah Burdick

Chief Growth Officer



Terri Wilson

Senior Vice President/General Manager, Health Care Partners and Solutions

PASCO scientific

Dave Mangelsdorf

Vice President, Operations

Ernst and Young

Heidi W. Steinecker

Senior Manager, Health & Human Services Government Transformation

Blue Diamond Growers

Joshua Woods

Director, Transportation and Contract Warehousing Operations