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Alliance Board

The Northern California Alliance is a dynamic group comprised of more than 50 retailers, brokers, manufacturers and vendors who support the life-changing work of Easterseals Bay Area. The Alliance meets monthly to help plan many of the Easterseals Bay Area fundraisers. These events including the annual Spring Gala, a premier black-tie event with notable speakers and sensational musical entertainment, as well as the festive annual holiday celebration, Easterseals Bay Area’s Food, Wine & Beer Festival.

Northern California Alliance includes the following companies and leadership members:

Acosta Sales & Marketing, Tony Melo

Advantage Sales & Marketing, Derek Baker

Challenge Dairy, Wayne Brown

City National Bank, Kathleen Brownell

Coca-Cola, Liza Etu

Comcast, Ken Maxey

ConAgra Foods, Michele Rocha

Co-Sales, Paul Saban, Dan McCarthy

Daisy Brand, Chuck Forehand

Dean Foods, Ron Borchard

Den Dulk Poultry, Bert Lee

Deschutes Brewery, Jim Byers

Edge Sales & Marketing, Liz Bunch, Dannie Timblin

Epicentro Advertising & Marketing, Maria Schabbing

Fallon Dental Group, Kathleen Boparai, Sabrina Sudarsanas

Gallo Sales, Jonathon Lowe Hansen’s, Timmie Taylor

Hain Celestial Group, Shawn Teeter

HS&R Sales & Marketing, Bill Harrington

Hott Solutions, David Hott

Impact Sales, Bruce Britt

Irwin Naturals, Meghan Lake

Kaiser Permanente, James Kelleher

Langers Juice, Bruce Langer

Lucky / Save Mart Supermarkets, Wes Risdon, Chris Vasconcellos

Miceli Financial Partners/MassMutual, Josh Miceli

Mayor of Dublin, David Haubert

Mission Foods, Patrick Jalbert, Arturo Perez

Musco Family Olive Company, Dan Kelly, Mark Kaufman

Nestle, Glenn Smith

PepsiCo, Corey Okazaki

The Performance Group, Steve Martinez

Pinnacle Foods, Ken Savage

Ready Pac, Brian Orr, Mark Klein

Retail Merchandising Solutions, Jon Johnstone

Retail Solutions, Noelle Briones R.W.

Garcia, Desiree Garcia, Margaret Garcia

Saag’s Sausages, Mark Cheng

SLW Advisors, John Negrete, Nate White

Snyder’s-Lance, Glen Roeper

Southern Wine & Spirits, Betsy McCort, Tina Muscara

Tony’s Fine Foods, Tim Kelly

Unified Grocers, Craig Harris, Patricia Courville

Warsteiner, Doug Courtenay

WhiteWave Foods, Jim Spinale, Mark Elola


Brown & Brown
Gallo Sales company
City National Bank
Kaiser Permanente
Synder Lance
Deutsch Family
White Wave
Southern Wine & Spirits America
Trumark Homes