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Portrait of Garrett Ashley

Garrett Ashley

Senior Adviser to the President, California State University, Fullerton

Portrait of Ruben  Barrales

Ruben Barrales

Senior Vice President External Relations, Wells Fargo

Portrait of Jennifer Barrera

Jennifer Barrera

President and Chief Executive Officer, California Chamber of Commerce

Portrait of Anthony A. Barrueta

Anthony A. Barrueta

Senior Vice President, Government Relations, Kaiser Permanente

Portrait of Ophelia  Basgal

Ophelia Basgal

Visiting Scholar, Terner Center for Housing Innovation, University of California, Berkeley

Portrait of Kimberly  Belshé

Kimberly Belshé

Executive Director, First 5 LA

Portrait of Rick  Bishop

Rick Bishop

Executive Director, Western Riverside Council of Governments

Portrait of Mary  Bitterman

Mary Bitterman

President, Bernard Osher Foundation

Portrait of Fred  Blackwell

Fred Blackwell

CEO, The San Francisco Foundation

Portrait of Joe Boyd

Joe Boyd

Executive Director, California Teachers Association

Portrait of Caroline Choi

Caroline Choi

Senior Vice President, Corporate Affairs, Edison International and Southern California Edison

Portrait of Carolyn Coleman

Carolyn Coleman

Executive Director, League of California Cities

Portrait of Diana Dooley

Diana Dooley

Former Secretary, California Health and Human Services Agency

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Steven Glazer

Senator, California State Senate

Portrait of Elizabeth González

Elizabeth González

Chief Program & Strategy Officer, College Futures Foundation

Portrait of Paul Granillo

Paul Granillo

President & CEO, Inland Empire Economic Partnership

Portrait of Sandra R. Hernández

Sandra R. Hernández

President and CEO, California Health Care Foundation

Portrait of Don J. Howard

Don J. Howard

President and CEO, The James Irvine Foundation

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Graham Knaus

Executive Director, California State Association of Counties

Portrait of Joanne  Kozberg

Joanne Kozberg

Principal, California Strategies, LLC.

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Robin M. Kramer

Managing Director, Smidt Foundation

Portrait of Donna Lucas

Donna Lucas

Chief Executive Offer, Lucas Public Affairs

Portrait of Ana J. Matosantos

Ana J. Matosantos

Cabinet Secretary, Office of Governor Gavin Newsom

Portrait of Bruce  McPherson

Bruce McPherson

Santa Cruz County Supervisor, 5th District, County of Santa Cruz

Portrait of Lenny  Mendonca

Lenny Mendonca

Former Chief Economic and Business Advisor, State of California

Portrait of Na’ilah Suad Nasir

Na’ilah Suad Nasir

President, The Spencer Foundation

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Tom O’Brien

Senior Vice President and General Counsel, Driscoll's

Portrait of Robert  Obana

Robert Obana

Chief Operating Officer, Gladstone Institutes

Portrait of Steven J. Olson

Steven J. Olson

Partner, O'Melveny & Myers LLP

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Noel Perry

Founder, Next10

Portrait of Gabriel Petek

Gabriel Petek

Legislative Analyst, Legislative Analyst's Office

Portrait of Joe  Pon

Joe Pon

Vice President, Communications, Public Affairs, and Workplace, Applied Materials Inc.

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Art Pulaski

Executive Secretary-Treasurer, California Labor Federation

Portrait of Paul  Rosenstiel

Paul Rosenstiel

Member, California Catastrophe Response Council

Portrait of Karen  Ross

Karen Ross

Secretary, California Department of Food and Agriculture

Portrait of Michele  Siqueiros

Michele Siqueiros

President, Campaign for College Opportunity

Portrait of Abdi  Soltani

Abdi Soltani

Executive Director, American Civil Liberties Union of Northern California

Portrait of Ashley  Swearengin

Ashley Swearengin

CEO, Central Valley Community Foundation

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Peter J. Taylor

President, ECMC Foundation

Portrait of Christopher Thompson

Christopher Thompson

Senior Vice President, Government Relations, LA28