Executive Committee


The Executive Committee serves as the leadership team for the Board of Directors and holds officer positions critical to our work.

The Committee’s purpose is to lead our Board by recommending positions that align with the EBLC’s mission, which are then approved by our membership.
Executive Committee Members

Chair of the Board

Patty Deutsche, Andeavor

Sharon Jenkins, John Muir Health

Vice President – Finance
A.J. Major, Vavrinek, Trine, Day & Company, LLP

Vice President – Leadership Development
Bielle Moore, Republic Services

Vice President - Events
Peggy White, Diablo Regional Arts Association

Vice President – Talent & Workforce
Ken Mintz, AT&T
Oversees Education and Workforce Development Task Force

Vice President – Economic Development & Jobs
Dennis Costanza, Lennar Five Point
Oversees Business, Environmental/Manufacturing, Health, Land Use Task Forces

Vice President – Communications
Wendy Gutshall, Safeway

Vice President – Membership
Jodi Avina, CFOs2Go

Chief Legal Counsel
Horace Green, Buchman Provine Brothers Smith LLP

Vice President - Infrastructure
Vic Baker, PG&E
Oversees Transportation, and Water Task Forces

Immediate Past Chair
Steve Van Wart, Tunbridge Associates

Corporate Members

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