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    2017-2018 OFFICERS & LEADERSHIP CABINET

    Chairman of the Board
    Kent Peterson

    Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
    P2S Engineering Inc.

    Chairman-Elect
    John Howard
    Owner/Operator
    Chick-Fil-A at the Long Beach Towne Center

    Immediate Past Chairman
    Jon Deusenberry
    Director of Finance, West Region
    United Parcel Service

    Chief Financial Officer
    Victor Gonzales
    Holthouse, Carlin & Van Trigt

    Vice-Chairman Of Community Development
    Rhiannon Acree
    President
    Cambrian Homecare

    Vice-Chairman of Economic Development

    Jim McCluskie

    Vice President

    Moffatt & Nichol

    Vice-Chairman of Membership Services

    Ron Piazza

    Owner

    Piazza Family Restaurants

    Vice-Chairman of Public Policy

    Mitra Rogers

    Government Relations

    The Boeing Company

    At Large Member
    Deborah Castro
    President & CEO
    Creative Productions

    At Large Member

    Kenneth Dami

    Director

    Tesoro

    At Large Member
    Ivonna Edkins
    Metro President
    LA West Devry University
    At Large Member
    Ken Houp
    Principal
    UHS Insurance Agency

    At Large Member

    Leslie Wille

    Executive Director

    Kaiser Permanente

    South Bay Medical Center

    At Large Member
    Robert Stemler
    Partner
    Keesal, Young & Logan
    President & CEO
    Randy Gordon
     
               




     

     

    2017-2018 BOARD OF DIRECTORS 

       

    Fred Abdelnour
    Enterprise Rent-A-Car

    Lou Anthony
    JetBlue Airways

    David Babore
    City National Bank

    John Bishop
    Long Beach Memorial Medical Center

    William Blair
    California Resources Corporation

    Michael Brascia
    Brascia Builders, Inc.

    Carolyn Caldwell
    Dignity Health - St. Mary Medical Center

    James Callahan
    Nautilus International Holding Corp.

    Ruth Canlobo
    Denso Products & Services Americas, Inc.

    Gary DeLong
    TMSI

    Shabnam Ebrahimi
    Wells Fargo Bank

    Frank Farina
    LD Products

    John Freeborn
    RK Properties

    Patrick Gangitano
    Krieger and Krieger Law Offices






     

    Dalia Gomez
    AES Alamitos

    Ted Hiatt
    Long Beach City College

    Craig Ima
    Windes

    Laura Janis
    Union Pacific Railroad

    Trini Jimenez
    BNSF Railway

    Jerry Johnson
    Frontier Communications

    Phil Jones
    Coldwell Banker Coastal Alliance Realty

    Dan Lipton
    TravelHost Beach Cities Magazine

    Dean Monica Lounsbery
    CSULB, College of Health & Human Services

    Michael Miller
    International City Bank

    Matthew Niklas
    Republic Services

    Bijan Noori
    Baypoint Insurance & Financial Services

    Anthony Otto
    Long Beach Container Terminal


     

    Randall Hernandez
    Charter Communications

    Bill Roth
    SCAN Health Plan

    Pam Ryan
    Renaissance Hotel Long Beach

    Dave Sakamoto
    Farmers & Merchants Bank

    Doug Shea
    INCO Commercial

    Wayne Slavitt
    Mobul: The Mobility Store

    Erin Suarez
    Creative Productions

    Heather Summers
    LBS Financial Credit Union

    Elli Thermos
    Chase Bank

    Michael Truax
    TABC Inc./Toyota





     

     2017-2018 COMMITTEE CHAIRS

       
    SMALL BUSINESS COUNCIL
    Wayne Slavitt
    Mobul: The Mobility Store

    GOVERNMENT AFFAIRS COUNCIL
    Mitra Rogers 
    The Boeing Company
    INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS ASSOCIATION
    Laura Janis
    Union Pacific Railroad

    LONG BEACH YOUNG PROFESSIONALS
    Patrick Gangitano
    Krieger & Krieger Law Offices

    WOMEN’S BUSINESS COUNCIL
    Erin Suarez
    Creative Productions

    LONG BEACH HOSPITALITY ALLIANCE
    Pam Ryan
    Renaissance Hotel Long Beach