Business and civic leaders who care about the future of Contra Costa County.

Kristin Connelly

CCEP Executive Director

Alex Mehran

CCEP Board Chair, CEO of the Sunset Development Company

Valerie Barone

City Manager, City of Concord

Ron Bernal

City Manager, City of Antioch

Dave Cook

Manager of Real Estate Strategy, Chevron

Dan Buckshi

City Manager, City of Walnut Creek

Ashley Georgian

Director of Government Affairs, John Muir Health

Jim Foley

Lead Regional President, Wells Fargo

JOe Gorton

City Manager, City of San Ramon

David Gold

Partner, Coblentz Patch Duffy & Bass LLP

Doug Lutz

Director of Bank Operations, Mechanics Bank

Dana Parry

President, Reynolds & Brown

Donna Van WERT

Executive Director, Contra Costa Workforce Development Board

David Twa

County Administrator, Contra Costa County

Dave Zitterow

Executive Vice President and Regional Director of Banking, F&M Bank



Laura Case

Office and Events Manager


Director of Research and Projects



Communications and Outreach Manager