Leadership

2018 Chamber Board of Directors

Chairwoman of the Board
Carla Musser
Chevron


Chair-Elect
Darlene Mohlke
Castle & Cooke California, Inc.


Vice Chair Public Policy & Political Action
Don Bynum
Temblor Brewing LLC & Gregory D. Bynum & Associates, Inc.


Vice Chair Economic Vitality
Susan M. Benham
Dignity Bakersfield Memorial Hospital


Vice Chair Member Engagement
Tasha Clayton
Tel-Tec Security Systems, Inc.


Vice Chair Leadership & Workforce Development
Paul Anderson
BetterPlan, LLC


Treasurer
Andy Paulden
Brown Armstrong Accountants


Member-at-Large
Pritesh Patel
Comprehensive Blood and Cancer Center


Immediate Past Chair
Derek Abbott
Tejon Ranch Company


General Counsel
Mark Bateman
Young Wooldridge LLP

Dan Klingenberger
LeBeau-Thelen LLP


Board Members

Mary Barlow
Kern County Superintendent of Schools


Kristen Beall
Kern Community Foundation


Dr. Sonya Christian
Bakersfield College


Rob Duchow
Southern California Gas Company


Leslie Golich
Kaiser Permanente Kern County


Derek Jeffery
KGET-TV 17


Ronald Johns
RA Johnsfam dba McDonald’s


Denise Newton
Pacific Gas and Electric Company


G Riar
Deprigo


Tom Saba
Saba Agency


Ricardo Villarreal
Wells Fargo