Our Board of Directors and Advisory Board Members

Board of Directors

PARtial group. From L: Bill Fanning, Jeff TarraN, cHRIS LAROCCA, eMILY gASnER (ceo), bARBARA mORRISON, pETER gOETZE, vICTOR wONG, kATIE cOLENDICH, lAURIE gIBBS hARRIS, kELLY lOVLIEN, jACK bERTGES

PARtial group. From L: Bill Fanning, Jeff TarraN, cHRIS LAROCCA, eMILY gASnER (ceo), bARBARA mORRISON, pETER gOETZE, vICTOR wONG, kATIE cOLENDICH, lAURIE gIBBS hARRIS, kELLY lOVLIEN, jACK bERTGES

Rebecca Gass, Board Chair, VintageLuxe
Frank Haggas, Board President, California Bank of Commerce
Kelly Larocca, Board Treasurer, Thumbtack
Victor Wong, Board Secretary, NerdWallet
Jack Bertges, New Resource Bank
Katie Colendich, Hewlett Packard
Bill Fanning, Haas School of Business
Laurie Gibbs Harris
Peter Goetze, First Bank
Delila Hailechristos, ReLove Vintage & Modern Resale
Michael Kadel, California Bank & Trust
Chris Larocca, Wells Fargo
Barbara Morrison, TMC Financing
Jacques Sanchez, Bank of the West
Jeff Tarran, Manifeste Marketing
Jeremy West, Chase Bank

East Bay Advisory Board

Francine Boards, F&M Bank
Yolanda Butler, Operation HOPE
Tim Calvin, Delta One Martial Arts
Coreena Conley, Veterans Business Outreach Center
Darlene Crane, PCI Crane Consulting
Oscar Dominguez, Contra Costa Small Business Development Center
Aimee Durfee, Y&H Soda Foundation
Genna Forni, US Bank
Charise Fong, East Bay Asian Local Development Corporation
Dennis Freeman, East Bay Economic Development Alliance
Laurie Gibbs Harris, Working Solutions Board of Directors
Debrah Giles, East Bay Community Foundation
Dale Marie Golden, Torrey Pines Bank
Frank Haggas, California Bank of Commerce
Victoria Herrera, City of Oakland
Sung Hong, Bank of the West
LJ Jennings, Kingdom Builders Christian Fellowship
Paul Knowlton, Bank of the West
Dionne Knox, Zella's Soulful Kitchen
Lee Lambert, Alameda Small Business Development Center
Nona Lim, Nona Lim
Fred Lambright, Mechanics Bank
Donna Montana, First Bank
Kelly Penwell, Solano Small Business Development Center
Raminder Somal, Wells Fargo
Bret Sweet, Renaissance Entrepreneurship Center
Juno Thomas, Oakland Business Assistance Center
Nate Thomas, US Bank

North Bay Advisory Board

Mary Cervantes, Napa-Sonoma Small Business Development Center
John Connolly, CA State Loan Guarantee Program and Direct Lending SAFE-BIDCO
Rob Eyler, School of Extended and International Education at Sonoma State University
Greg Gener, First Bank
Cesar Lagleva, Marin County Health & Human Services
Al Lerma, Sonoma County Economic Development Board
Claire McAuliffe, M Squared Consulting 
Logan McDonnell, Downtown Streets Team
Sal Medina, UMPQUA Bank
Barbara Morrison, TMC Financing
Monica Parker, Chase Bank
Michael Rice, Bridge Bank
Miguel Serricchio, Opus Bank
Jeff Tarran, Manifeste Marketing
Natasha Tennyson, Chase Bank
Franz von Bradsky, Green Tree Capital
Leonard Weingarten, San Rafael Chamber of Commerce
Beverly Windle, Mendoza & Associates