Board of Directors

The Academy Board of Directors are local entrepreneurs and business professionals. Representing diverse industries, board members are typically CEO’s of prominent companies. Board members contribute a minimum of $1,200 annually to support the program as well as volunteer their time and expertise. Board members offer fellow internships and serve as mentors and advisors.

If you are interested in becoming a board member, please contact Christy Serrato at

Director Company Email
Chris Chediak Weintraub Tobin View bio
Gary Doerr Blooms of Bressingham, N.A. View bio
Robert Gregoire CEO, CxORE View Bio
Buddy Hubbert CEO, Public Consulting Group View bio
Gary Hudson Hudson & Associates View bio
Tony O’Donnell Moss-Adams LLP View bio
Niki Peterson UC Davis Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship View bio
Corley Phillips Serial Entrepreneur View bio
Bastian Reinhard SMUD View bio
John Walter* New Energy Assets View bio

*denotes alumnus