Board of Directors
Randy Sater, Stonebridge Properties LLC
Sally Freedlander, Granite Park Partners
Mike Lien, L and D Landfill
Kevin Ramos, The Buzz Oates Group of Companies
Immediate Past Chair:
Dave Sikich, Atlas Disposal Services
Lee, Sisler and Sisler Construction
Front Row: Scott Lee, Michele
Steeb, Mike Lien, Sally Freedlander, Dr. "Mike" Ming-Tung Lee, Maria
Alvarez, Bernardo Hubbard.
Back Row: Mike O'Brien, Susan McKee, Annette Deglow, Patricia Braziel,
Dave Sikich, Randy Sater, Greg Hribar, Carl Stein, Kevin Ramos.
Not Pictured: Mike Newell
Exercises all powers and controls the affairs of the corporation
subject to the limitations provided by law, the Articles of
Incorporation or the By-laws. Meets every other month.
(Staff: Jerry Vorpahl, Dawn Carlson, Jamie Szutowicz and Sandra
Randy Sater, Stonebridge Properties LLC
Consists of the officers of the Board and the Executive Director
(without voting rights). The Board Chair serves as the Executive
Committee Chair. The committee meets once per month, in-between
Board meetings and assumes the duties and powers as delegated by the
full Board and as determined in the bylaws. Meets monthly. (Staff: Jerry Vorpahl).
Business Development (Formerly PZAC)
Scott Lee, Sisler and Sisler Construction
Discusses notifications from City Planning regarding new development in the Power Inn Area; reviews plans regarding new construction and expansion of existing sites; and discusses implementation of new ordinances affecting Power Inn area businesses pertaining to zoning, beautification and transportation. Promotes area assets as attraction for new business and industry; assists with business retention; works with other major economic development agencies, such as, SACTO, Metro Chamber, City & County; meets with prospective businesses and commercial realtors.
Meets monthly. (Staff: Jerry Vorpahl)
Crime & Code
Nick Sikich, Atlas Disposal
The Crime and Code Committee works closely with Sacramento 6th Precinct Police Department to reduce property crime throughout Power Inn Area. Through a series of Crime & Dine seminars, educates business members on how best to provide security protection and crime prevention on site. Maintains statistical analysis of crime trends in area. Addresses code violations such as noncompliant signage, illegal vendors, junk car lots, etc.
Meets quarterly. (Staff: Dawn Carlson).
Ambassadors meet with area business owners and managers, members and
nonmembers alike, to discuss business and tell the Alliance
successes. An excellent opportunity for members interested in
community outreach and networking with other businesses in the
area. Meets monthly. (Staff: Jamie Szutowicz).
Procedures (Formerly Development Committee)
Maria Alvarez, City of Sacramento, Kevin McCarty's Office
Makes organization and procedural
recommendations such as By-laws review, conflict of interest,
committee structure and purpose, committee chairs and members,
Executive Committee, Officers and Directors.
recommends positions on public policy issues that affect the Power
Inn Area and businesses, such as tax policy, land use, environment,
energy and regulations, and creates a comprehensive Policy Manual
to guide future policy positions. Coordinates with Planning and
Business Development Committee. Meets monthly. (Staff:
Chairperson: Kevin Ramos,
The Buzz Oates Group of Companies
The Finance Committee is responsible for identification, recruitment, nomination, and orientation of board members. Arranges induction of new board members and installation of officers. Establishes new policies and recommends ad hoc and standing committees. Assists in planning and organizational procedures.
Meets quarterly. (Staff: Jerry Vorpahl and Jamie
Szutowicz, Event Manager)
Plans and hosts annual membership and community event i.e.
Dinner at the Dump, Dinner at the Warehouse, Picnic at the Park,
a fundraiser for local charities as well as the Alliance.
(Staff: Jerry Vorpahl, Dawn Carlson and Jamie Szutowicz).