CONFERENCE SPEAKERS

James Frazier, Certified Financial Planner at Natural Investments

James Frazier, Certified Financial Planner at Natural Investments

Alison Malisa, Supervising Teacher at Orchard View School

Alison Malisa, Supervising Teacher at Orchard View School

Ruth Miles, Small Business Advocate at Business SOS

Ruth Miles, Small Business Advocate at Business SOS

David Mendoza, Project Director of Minority Business Development Agency Business Center

David Mendoza, Project Director of Minority Business Development Agency Business Center

Kevin Jones, Co-Founder & Convener of SOCAP

Kevin Jones, Co-Founder & Convener of SOCAP

Nate Scramlin, Senior CAT Team Specialist at Michigan Economic Development Corporation

Nate Scramlin, Senior CAT Team Specialist at Michigan Economic Development Corporation

Richard Eidlin, Vice President, Policy and Campaigns and Co-Founder of American Sustainable Business Council

Richard Eidlin, Vice President, Policy and Campaigns and Co-Founder of American Sustainable Business Council

Cameron Rhudy, Staff Attorney, The SELC

Cameron Rhudy, Staff Attorney, The SELC

Mark Hiraide, Board of Directors, Small Business California

Mark Hiraide, Board of Directors, Small Business California

Xiomara Peña, Southern California Outreach Manager of Small Business Majority

Xiomara Peña, Southern California Outreach Manager of Small Business Majority

Youngro Lee, Co-Founder and CEO of Next Seed

Youngro Lee, Co-Founder and CEO of Next Seed

Timothy Barrett, City of Monterey Councilmember

Timothy Barrett, City of Monterey Councilmember

Carolina Buitrago, Program Coordinator of NALCAB

Carolina Buitrago, Program Coordinator of NALCAB

Amy Cortese, Author and Founder of Locavesting

Amy Cortese, Author and Founder of Locavesting

Zachary Robins, Associate Attorney at Winthrop & Weinstine Law

Zachary Robins, Associate Attorney at Winthrop & Weinstine Law

Paul DeManche, Program Manager of NALCAB

Paul DeManche, Program Manager of NALCAB

Eve Picker, Founder of Small Change

Eve Picker, Founder of Small Change

Brett Melone, Director of Lending of California Farmlink

Brett Melone, Director of Lending of California Farmlink

Andrew Dix, Co-Founder and CEO of Crowdfund Insider

Andrew Dix, Co-Founder and CEO of Crowdfund Insider

Amy Wan, Founder and CEO of Bootstrap Legal

Amy Wan, Founder and CEO of Bootstrap Legal

Kimber Lanning, Founder and Executive Director of Local First Arizona

Kimber Lanning, Founder and Executive Director of Local First Arizona

Alan Lovewell, Founder & CEO of Real Good Fish

Alan Lovewell, Founder & CEO of Real Good Fish

Brad Attig, Social Strategist

Brad Attig, Social Strategist

Craig Scharton, Commissioner of Downtown Fresno Housing Authority

Craig Scharton, Commissioner of Downtown Fresno Housing Authority

Heather Stafford, Assistant Director of Innovation & Entrepreneurship at Business Oregon

Heather Stafford, Assistant Director of Innovation & Entrepreneurship at Business Oregon

Kim Arnone, Vice President of Cutting Edge Capital

Kim Arnone, Vice President of Cutting Edge Capital

Kenneth Segura Knoll, Serial Entrepreneur and Media Producer

Kenneth Segura Knoll, Serial Entrepreneur and Media Producer

Kristin Wolff, Founder of Thinkers + Doers, Adjunct Researcher at Social Policy Research Associates

Kristin Wolff, Founder of Thinkers + Doers, Adjunct Researcher at Social Policy Research Associates

Marshall Suanders, Managing Partner at SaundersDailey.com Community Real Estate Investments

Marshall Suanders, Managing Partner at SaundersDailey.com Community Real Estate Investments

Richard Swart, Partner & Director of Research at UC Berkeley

Richard Swart, Partner & Director of Research at UC Berkeley

Narendra Varma, Founder of Our Table Cooperative

Narendra Varma, Founder of Our Table Cooperative

Sherry Flumerfelt, Executive Director of Monterey Bay Fisheries Trust

Sherry Flumerfelt, Executive Director of Monterey Bay Fisheries Trust

Michael Meara, Impact Investment Consultant of Community Capital Advisors, LLC

Michael Meara, Impact Investment Consultant of Community Capital Advisors, LLC

Bob Zeglarski, Founder and Member of Cutwater Law

Bob Zeglarski, Founder and Member of Cutwater Law

Shyam Kamath, Dean at Cal State University, Monterey Bay

Shyam Kamath, Dean at Cal State University, Monterey Bay

Amy Pearl, Founder and Executive Director of Hatch Innovation and ComCap

Amy Pearl, Founder and Executive Director of Hatch Innovation and ComCap

Jeff Wade, Founder and Director of Slow Money SLO

Jeff Wade, Founder and Director of Slow Money SLO

Benji Taylor Jones, Corporate Attorney at Ward & Smith

Benji Taylor Jones, Corporate Attorney at Ward & Smith

Joel Magnuson, Economist, Author, and Entrepreneur

Joel Magnuson, Economist, Author, and Entrepreneur

Chris Miller, DDA & Economic Development at City of Adrian

Chris Miller, DDA & Economic Development at City of Adrian

Angela Barbash, Principal of Revalue

Angela Barbash, Principal of Revalue

Janice Shade, Co-Founder of Milk Money Vermont

Janice Shade, Co-Founder of Milk Money Vermont

Arno Hesse, Founder of Credibles

Arno Hesse, Founder of Credibles

Christina Oatfield, Policy Director for California Legislative Affairs, Sustainable Economies Law Center

Christina Oatfield, Policy Director for California Legislative Affairs, Sustainable Economies Law Center

Kent Glenzer, Dean of Graduate School of International Policy and Management, MIIS

Kent Glenzer, Dean of Graduate School of International Policy and Management, MIIS

Louisa Schibli, Co-Founder of Milk Money Vermont

Louisa Schibli, Co-Founder of Milk Money Vermont

John W. Kuhry, Board Director, Economic Development & Financing Corporation

John W. Kuhry, Board Director, Economic Development & Financing Corporation

John Katovich, President of Cutting Edge Capital

John Katovich, President of Cutting Edge Capital

Brian Beckon, Managing Attorney of Cutting Edge Capital

Brian Beckon, Managing Attorney of Cutting Edge Capital