CALED Board of Directors

2016-2017 CALED Board of Directors

Executive Committee

Kevin Ham
Economic Development Director, City of Vista; Chair

Bruce Stenslie
President & CEO, Economic Development Collaborative of Ventura County; Past Chair

Jason Crawford
Economic Development Manager, City of Santa Clarita, Incoming Chair

Mike Dozier
Executive Director, Fresno State, Office of Community & Economic Development

Mike Nuby
Manger, Economic Development Services, Southern California Edison, Economic Development Services; Treasurer

Carrie Rogers
Senior VP, Business Assistance & Development, Los Angeles County EDC, Secretary


Board of Directors

Keith Boggs
Assistant Chief Executive Officer, Economic Development, County of Stanislaus

Richard Chapman
President/CEO, Kern EDC

Tonya Dowse
Executive Director, Siskiyou County EDC

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

Tim Kelley
President/ CEO, Imperial Valley EDC

Stewart Knox
Executive Director, Employment Training Panel

Aaron Laurel
Economic Development & Housing Director, City of West Sacramento

Margaret Silveira
City Manager, City of Lakeport

David L. Spaur
Director of Economic Development, County of Monterey

Larry Vaupel
Director of Development Services, City of Redding

 Advisory Board Committee

Panorea Avdis
Governor’s Office of Business & Economic Development

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

Mary Ingersoll

Larry Kosmont
Kosmont Companies

Ralph Lippman
CA Community Economic Development Association

Karen Rich
California State Office Rural Development, United States Department of Agriculture

Kin Robles
Pacific Gas & Electric

Dorothy Rothrock
CA Manufacturing & Technology Association

Ryan Sharp
University of California, Davis

Jim Simon
RSG, Inc.

David Zehnder
Economic & Planning Systems, Inc.

 Past CALED Chairs

Current Chair:
Kevin Ham

Past CALED Chairs:
1980-1982 Mark Buell
1982-1984 Hugh Loftus
1984-1986 Victor Grgas
1986-1987 Steven Giacom
1987-1988 Vern Lawson
1988-1989 Sean Quinn
1989-1990 Marc Grisham
1990-1991 Steve Harding
1991-1992 Al Gianini
1992-1993 Kurt Chilcott
1993-1995 Cindy Nelson
1995-1997 Steve Dukett
1997-1999 Bill Carney
1999-2001 Barry Sedlik
2001-2003 Leslie Parks
2003-2005 David Biggs
2005-2007 Paul Saldana
2007-2009 Bruce Ackerman
2009-2011 Kathy Millison
2011-2013 Cindy Trobitz-Thomas
2013-2015 Bruce Stenslie