The Solano Hispanic Chamber of Commerce elected on January 11, 2022, both newly elected officers and re-elected officers. Importantly, the general membership elects the board members. Once the Board is elected, the Board will elect the Executive Officers. Officers serve a one-year term, which can be extended one additional year for a maximum of 2 years. All individuals serve on a voluntary basis.
The Chamber is part of the Northern Region of the California Hispanic Chambers of Commerce (CHCC), representing over 800,000 Hispanic business owners in California. Visit the website here.
Leo Callejas, SHCC President, stated “The Solano Hispanic Chamber of Commerce’s objective is to strengthen Solano County’s Hispanic business community by supporting local initiatives for economic growth. The Chamber also provides resources, such as scholarships for students, business classes, and tools for the Hispanic community in the county.”
Mr. Callejas also extended a warm thank you to the current sponsors, including Travis Credit Union, Kaiser, PG&E, Republic Services, and Medic Ambulance.
The Executive Officers are:
● Francisco Marin – VP, Vacaville Area – SHCC, New York Life – Life Insurance Agent
● Jerry Gonzales – VP, Vallejo Area – SHCC, Beyond – Business Consultant
● Pedro Arroyo – VP, Fairfield-Suisun-Rio Vista – SHCC, Fairfield Police Department
● Icela Martin – Chief Ambassador – SHCC, Agricultural Safety LLC – CEO
● Alma Hernandez – Past President – SHCC, Latinas de Solano County – Founder / Executive Director
● Leo Callejas – President – SHCC, DigitalTrack Restaurant Marketing – Owner
● Sandra Gonzalez – Secretary – SHCC, Republic Services
Mr. Callejas expressed appreciation to the General Board Members for service to the community.
● Doriss Panduro – Fairfield City Council member
● Marbeya Ellis – Fairfield-Suisun Unified School District (FSUSD), Family Resources Manager
● Maria Echeverry Grijalba – Travis Credit Union – Diversity Community Engagement Officer
● Mario Saucedo – Solano AIDs Coalition – CEO
● Zuleyma Hernandez – Safeway, Inc – Asset Protection Specialist
The Solano Hispanic Chamber of Commerce welcomes new members and corporate sponsors.
More information is available at the website: Click here.
Release ID: 89062593