The Sacramento Metro Chamber Board of Directors includes leaders from the region’s top organizations, including small to large businesses, spanning a wide range of industries. Their volunteer leadership and guidance help make the Metro Chamber one of the most influential chambers in the country, enabling success in advocacy and initiatives which benefit our membership and the entire Capital Region.

Print our 2020 Board of Directors Roster


2020 Chair
Leigh White

First Vice Chair
Dave Roughton
SAFE Credit Union

Second Vice Chair
Bob Swanson
Boutin Jones

Immediate Past Chair
Alex Taghavian
Capitol Impact

President & CEO
Amanda Blackwood
Sacramento Metro Chamber

Legal Counsel
Jennifer Madden 
Delfino Madden O’Malley Coyle Koewler LLP

Jordan Herget
Kaiser Permanente

Vice Chair, Programs & Events
Erica Taylor
Golden 1 Credit Union

Equity & Inclusion
Nicole Howard

Member At-Large
Gordon Fowler
3fold Communications

Vice Chair,
Public Policy
Ed Manning
KP Public Affairs

Chair, Metro Pac
Bruce Scheidt
Kronick, Moskovitz, Tiedmann & Girad

Chair, Metro Chamber Foundation
Rachel Zillner

Chair, Metro EDGE
Joe Hernandez
Premier Healthcare Services

Member At-Large
Andrea Clark
Downey Brand LLP

Vice Chair Marketing & Communications
Kierstan DeLong

Member At-Large
Kari Dohn Decker
JP Morgan Chase

Member At-Large
Holly Harper
Sutter Health

Member At-Large
Robert Nelsen
Sacramento State

Member At-Large
Beverly (Babs) Sandeen, Ph.D.
City of West Sacramento

Vice Chair Membership
Bill Yee
Western Contract


Naaz Alikhan: Williams+Paddon Architects+Planners Inc. | Katherine Bardis: Bardis Homes, Inc. | Angela Basi: Ernst & Young | David Brennan: CBRE, Inc.
Eric Burger: Burger Rehabilitation Systems | Michael Cahill: Siemens Industry, Inc. | Francisco Castillo, Jr.: Union Pacific | John Costa: Pacific Gas & Electric
 Kasey Cotulla: Delta Print Group | Charles Dukes: Clear Channel | Steve Ferraiuolo: Vitalant | Gayle Garbolino-Mojica: Placer County Office of Education
Dave Gordon: Sacramento County Office of Education | Chuck Hack: Lionakis | Terry Harvego: Harvego Enterprises | Brian King: Los Rios Community College District
Jessica Kriegel: OE Consulting Group | Tony Lopez: PRIDE Industries | Gina Lujan: HackerLab | Pat McNeil: VSP | Nikky Mohanna: Mohanna Development Co.
Tim Murphy: Sacramento Regional Builders Exchange | Robin Oliver: Dignity Health | Meghan Phillips: Honey | Scott Robertson: Tri Counties Bank
Scott Rose: Runyon Saltzman, Inc. | Mabel Salon: UC Davis | Jason Saslow: Five Star Bank | Jeff Savage: Sacramento River Cats
Michael Schwartz: University of the Pacific | Brad Simmons: UC Davis Health | Shirley K. Smith: SKS Communications
Darrell Teat: Safety Center | Virginia Varela: Golden Pacific Bank