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REACH is proud to count many community leaders as investors in our work to forge a more resilient, sustainable economy.

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Founders Circle


The REACH Founders Circle provides strategic leadership in advancing our vision through regular meetings with the REACH Board leadership. These leaders play an integral role in shaping the future of the Central Coast, tackling the biggest issues facing the region and its employers.


Jeffrey Armstrong
Jeffrey D. Armstrong President, Cal Poly
Ty Safreno
Ty Safreno Founder & CEO, Trust Automation
Rick Stollmeyer
Rick Stollmeyer Co-Founder/Executive Chairman, MINDBODY
Brad Wilde
Brad Wilde CEO, Miravista Holdings
Nick Tompkins
Nick Tompkins Owner, NKT Commercial
Bill Borgsmiller
Bill Borgsmiller CEO, ACI Jet


Reach Council

The REACH Council is the driving force behind our economic action. Representing the diversity of business in the region, these leaders come together several times a year to collaborate, share ideas and recommend action to the REACH Board.


Renee Reijo Pera
Renee Reijo Pera Cal Poly
George Dom
George Dom ACI Jet
Alex Quiroz
Alex Quiroz Dassault Systemes
Brendan Morris
Brendan Morris Morris & Garritano
Mike Bouquet
Mike Bouquet Toyota of Santa Maria
Mary Sansone
Mary Sansone 1st Capital Bank
Dan Ohare
Dan O’Hare Glenn Burdette
Donna Lewis
Donna Lewis Guaranteed Rate
IBEW's Mark Simonin
Mark Simonin IBEW Local 639
Andy Mangano
Andy Mangano MFI Design
Kristen Yetter
Kristen Yetter Promega Biosciences
Erik Justensen
Erik Justesen RRM Design
Dominick Barry
Dominick Barry Quintron Systems
Chris Richardson
Chris Richardson Richardson Properties
Geri Lachance
Geri LaChance SESLOC
Jeff Thoma
Jeff Thoma Thoma Electric
Derek Hansen
Derek Hansen The Towbes Group
Chuck Davison
Chuck Davison Visit SLO CAL
Ryan Caldwell
Ryan Caldwell Wacker Wealth Partners
Reach Council investor Pat Henneberry, Williams Homes
Patrick Henneberry Williams Homes
Susie Penner
Susie Penner GoDaddy