2020-2021 CALED Board of Directors


Executive Committee


Aaron Laurel
City Manager, City of West Sacramento, Chair

Jason Crawford
Manager of Planning and Economic Development, City of Santa Clarita; Past Chair

Keith Boggs
Land Use Consultant/Economic Development, County of Stanislaus, Vice Chair

Mather Kearney
Economic Development Coordinator, Sacramento Municipal Utility District (SMUD), Treasurer

Margaret Silveira
Retired, City of Lakeport, Incoming Chair

Jessica Gonzales
Director of Economic Development, City of Corona, Secretary

Larry Vaupel
Director of Tourism Management, City of Big Bear Lake, Vice Chair


Board of Directors


Christina Bibler
Economic Development Director, City of San Diego

Robert Burris
President, Solano County Economic Development Corporation

Kelly Calhoun
Economic Development Manager, City of Pleasant Hill

Richard Chapman
President/CEO, Kern EDC

Christine Damko
Economic Development Analyst, City of Temecula

Tonya Dowse
Executive Director, Siskiyou County EDC

Carolyn Hull
General Manager of the Economic and Workforce Development Department, City of Los Angeles

Josh Metz
Regional Government Services Authority

Robert Moran
Riverside County Business & Comm. Services

David L. Spaur
S2 Consulting


Advisory Board Committee

Mike Daniel
Orange County/ Inland Empire SBDC Network
Hosted at California State University, Fullerton,
Mihaylo College of Business and Economics

Chris Dombrowski
Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development

Mary Ingersoll
TeamCalifornia

Bruce Kern
Retired East Bay EDA

Stewart Knox
CA Labor & Workforce Development Agency

Larry Kosmont
Kosmont Companies

Bob Lanter
California Workforce Association

Mike Nuby
Southern California Edison, Economic Development Services

Lance Hastings
CA Manufacturing & Technology Association

Ryan Sharp
Venture Catalyst

Jim Simon
RSG, Inc.

Kim Dolbow Vann
USDA Rural Development

David Zehnder
EPS, Inc.