Meet the Board

The REACH Board of Directors represents a diverse range of public- and private-sector leaders from across the region’s industries and geography.


Board Members


Sue Andersen
Chair Sue Andersen

President & CEO, Marian Regional Medical Center

Clint Pearce
Past Chair Clint Pearce

CEO, Madonna Enterprises

Kristen Yetter
Treasurer Kristen Yetter

President, Promega Biosciences

Solterra Strategies President Stacie Jacob
Secretary Stacie Jacob

Chief Strategist, Solterra Strategies

Ermina Karim
Founders Circle Liaison Ermina Karim

VP of Lending, Guaranteed Rate

Dominick Barry
Dominick Barry

President, Quintron Systems

Chelsea Bein
Chelsea Bein

Director of Operations, AppFolio

Ryan Caldwell
Ryan Caldwell

Regional Director, EP Wealth Advisors

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Jim Dantona

President & CEO, San Luis Obispo Chamber of Commerce

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Kevin Davis

Director, Amazon

Chuck Davison
Chuck Davison

President & CEO, Visit SLO CAL

Bay Consultants President Jolie Ditmore
Jolie Ditmore

President, Bay Consultants

Ryan Dunn
Ryan Dunn

CEO, Mantis Composites

Gabe Garcia

CFO, Morris & Garritano

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David Langan

CEO, Umbra

Cynthia Lohr

Co-Owner/Chief Brand Officer, J. Lohr

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Kirsten Mclaughlin

Santa Barbara Market Vice President, Cox Communications

Kristen Miller

President & CEO, Santa Barbara South Coast Chamber of Commerce

Glenn Morris
Practitioner Network Liaison Glenn Morris

President & CEO, Santa Maria Valley Chamber of Commerce

Ty Safreno
Ty Safreno

Founder & CEO, Trust Automation

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Vandenberg Space Force Base Liaison Tom Stevens

Executive Director, Space Launch Delta 30

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Karen Tillman

Associate Executive Director of Economic Development and Special Advisor to the President, Cal Poly

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Kevin Walthers

President, Allan Hancock College

Matthew Woods
Matthew Woods

CEO, ApartmentList