LEADERSHIP

Kevin Leap
Board Chair/President
Director
San Diego International Auto Show

Hon. Marti Emerald
Vice Chair
Former Council President Pro Tem
City of San Diego

Stephen Throop
CFO
Partner
Hutchinson and Bloodgood LLP

Tim Robles
Secretary
Captain
San Diego Fire-Rescue Department

Wendy Robinson
Executive Director

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Scott Barrett
Managing Partner
Elevate

Hon. Shirley Horton
Former State Assembly Member
Former Chula Vista Mayor

Mike Rice
Director of Operations
American Medical Response

Michele Corbett
Vice President, Marketing
San Diego Blood Bank

Rachel Laing
Principal
Laing Strategic Communications

Don Teemsma
President/CEO
Ideal Heating, Plumbing, Air & Electric

Melissa Forrest
President, iHeartMedia
San Diego & Riverside Markets

Amanda Lorenz
Associate General Counsel
Generali Global Assistance

Andy Thomas
Senior Vice President
Business Development
Evans Hotels

David W. Hanses
Executive Director of Development
Scripps Institute of Oceanography

Ray McKewon
President
The Xceptional Music Company

JC Thomas III
Director, External Affairs
Sempra International, LLC

Liasons
Colin Stowell
Fire Chief
San Diego Fire-Rescue Department

Jesse Conner
President
San Diego City Firefighers, IAFF Local 145