it's not about who you know...
it's not about who you know...
Former Mayor of Mountain View and Financial Advisor at his own Morgan Stanley office, Ken was a two-term member of our Board of Directors and a past Chair of the board. Ken saw me grow during my government relations career at the Mountain View Chamber of Commerce. Once a colleague, Ken has become both a mentor and a close friend. He can speak to my ability serve as a conduit between business and government - working with City staff directly, over long cycles, to collaborate on projects and initiatives for the mutual benefit of the community and generating revenue for the Chamber as a result. Notable projects include Mountain View Technology Showcase and Mountain View Working Scholars.
VP of Community Benefit at El Camino Hospital and the CEO of the hospital's subsidiary, CONCERN EAP. Working with me as a member of the Mountain View Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, Cecile can speak to my professional acuity and public speaking ability. Cecile is currently the Mountain View Chamber of Commerce's Treasurer and served on its Executive Search Committee in 2015.
President & CEO of the Mountain View Chamber of Commerce. Tony observed my ability to collaborate with local, regional, and trans-municipal governmental entities to drive the Chamber's mission of building a strong local economy. Tony can also speak to my ability to sell complicated solutions to C-level Silicon Valley executives over long sales cycles - from making initial contact to identifying key stakeholders and building consensus within their organizations to book revenue for the Chamber. Notable projects include Mountain View Technology Showcase and Mountain View Working Scholars.
Communications Manager at Mountain View-Los Altos Union High School District. Cynthia is also a former Chair of our Board of Directors and a two-term board member. Cynthia will tell you that I am an ambitious, well-informed, and astute professional. She will also tell you that my future is promising and my charm is gentle.
Government and Community Relations Manager at Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford. Before that, Diana was Government Relations Manager at the Mountain View Chamber of Commerce - and now a current member of its Board of Directors. Diana can attest to my genuine care for helping people and my curious nature.
Founder and Chief Engagement Officer of Aspira. Oscar was previously managing community partnerships at LinkedIn and was the President & CEO of the Mountain View Chamber of Commerce. He was my mentor for four years. Oscar can attest to my unbridled passion for equalizing the playing field for marginalized communities and my creativity in developing complex solutions for enterprise organizations.
Award-winning Founder and Owner of Alcorn Immigration Law, PC. Sophie embodies the entrepreneurial spirit of Silicon Valley - successfully growing her firm from a home venture into a thriving business in the heart of Downtown Mountain View. Sophie's success is fueled by her strategic experimentation and her willingness to invest in learning. Sophie can vouch for my ability to recognize patterns and my overall creativity. She'll also tell you about how the energy I brought elevated her team.
Director of Finance and Operations at Study.com. Tim's special project is Mountain View Working Scholars - an unprecedented and innovative workforce development initiative. Tim and his colleagues designed Working Scholars to eliminate time and economic barriers to accessing an advanced college degree. Tim will tell you how my strategic messaging added value to their initiative and connected them with key stakeholders.