The Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Leadership Board is a passionate group of professionals from various industries sharing the goal of driving socioeconomic prosperity in the San Francisco Bay Area. Our team brings a diversity of skills, experiences, and ideas to the Hispanic Chamber, wherein we build social equity programs while also growing our respective businesses, thought leadership and network of influence. We welcome you to learn more about how you too can join our team and make an impact in the community.
A native to the Bay Area tech marketing industry, Mr. Walle brings decades of experience in marketing with companies like Cisco, Citrix, Autodesk, Symantec, and Wells Fargo.
A longstanding member of the community, Mr. Cortez is a real estate broker/owner in the Bay Area specializing in residential and commercial properties, and has a passion for home buyer education.
Overseeing programs in economics and development, Ms. Silva can literally turn dirt into gold through her specialty in land banking and investments.
Small businesses seeking access to capital for capital or operational expenses turn to Mr. Clayton for creative business financing solutions. Mr. Clayton has a passion for helping small businesses.
Mr. Zamudio is an expert in financial services and bank operations, and has a strong passion for helping small businesses and individual with their financial growth objectives.
Ms. Contreras is film and television broadcast media specialist, having authored several books on personal development, and has a passion for women empowerment.
Mr. Ramirez is a pioneer in the cannabis industry, having operated Contra Costa County’s first recognized cannabis collective, and remains active in cannabis advocacy.
Ms. Garcia is an expert in physical asset protection, holding over 20 licenses and certifications in private security. She owns and operates a private security company and security guard training academy.
Mr. Iovenitti is a specialist in helping businesses streamline operations and optimize cashflow, providing creative finance solutions that enable small business growth.
The Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Advisory Team is comprised of professionals in the Bay Area who volunteer to provide direction and counsel across various matters across the Chamber’s operations, enabling the Chamber to execute on its mission and charter more effectively. The advisory team meets with the Leadership Board on a quarterly basis to receive updates on the Chamber’s programs, and provides feedback to the Chamber Leadership.
Mr. Ortiz is a Real Estate broker in the Bay Area and has been a staunch supporter of the Hispanic Chamber for years, having also served on the board of directors in prior years.
Mr. Belette is an expert in non-profit development and philanthropic organization management, directing programs at JFK University Sanford Institute of Philanthropy,