The power behind the vision

Community isn’t made by accident. People and businesses throughout the region believe in rolling up their sleeves to do the gritty, intentional work of turning this vision into a reality.


Clint Pearce

Madonna Enterprises, Vision Chair

Cara Crye

Farm Supply

Josephine DeLeon

Cal Poly

Kelly Donohue

Wilshire Health and Community Services, SLOU40

Dave Garth

SLO Chamber

Heidi Harmon

City of San Luis Obispo

Wade Horton

County of San Luis Obispo

Derek Johnson

City of San Luis Obispo

Erik Justesen

RRM Design Group

Bob Linscheid

Cal Poly

Rick Stollmeyer


Bettina Swigger

Festival Mozaic, Downtown SLO

Deborah Wulff

Cuesta College

Ermina Karim

SLO Chamber

Melissa James

Hourglass Project

Chip Visci

AMF Media Group

Lynne Biddinger

UP Leadership


Geri LaChance

Ryan Caldwell

Ben Higgins

Deborah Wulff

Monica Grant

Stacey White

Hillary Trout

Beth Marino

Alan Iftiniuk

Cindy Villa

Dave Cox

Jeff Bower

Jesse Dundon

Jessica Steely

Jim Duffy

Michael Bradley

Naomi Neilson Howard

Pat Arnold

Pat Mullen

Sophie Boban-Doering

Ty Safreno

Melissa Sabino

Audrey Bigelow

Vivian Hanover

Natalie Garay

Jennifer Stover

Donna Howard

Andrea Devitt

Joseph Ferra

Kyle Wiens

Melissa Thiede

Eric Veium

Jeremy Armstrong

Kristen Gentry

Russ Levanway

Michael Boyer

Seth Lagrosa

Peggy Sonoda

Makayla Nettleton

Clare Kennedy

Krista Planinac

Chelsea Shipp

Jameson Ritter

Heather Howell

Holen Sabrina Kahn


Trust Automation

Cuesta College

Mangano Family

Thoma Electric, Inc.

Richardson Properties

Morris & Garritano



BHE Renewables

Miravista Holdings

NKT Commercial

From imagination to reality. See what happens when people come together to bring this vision to life.

Vision in Action