Board of Directors

Solano EDC’s mission and operations are guided by a Board of Directors representing the key industries that we serve, as well as public officials and service providers.


Daryl Halls

Executive Director Solano Transportation Authority


Paul Adler

Director Community Relations & Government Affairs Valero Benicia Refinery

Greg Armstrong

Executive Director, NorCal Chapter National Electrical Contractors Association

Robert Arp

Vice President for University Advancement California State University Maritime Academy

John Barkey

Chief Financial Officer The Wiseman Company

Sheila Barrett McCabe

Executive Director Fairfield-Suisun Unified School District

Bill Biasi

Mayor City of Winters

Aimee Brewer

President NorthBay Healthcare Group

Nicole Byrd Braddock

Executive Director Solano Land Trust

Larry Burkhardt

Economic Development City of Dixon

Aaron Busch

Interim City Manager City of Vacaville

Tom Campbell

Councilmember City of Benicia

Sheila L. Carroll

Attorney Carroll & Associates, PC

Stefan Chatwin

City Manager City of Fairfield

Birgitta Corsello

County Administrator County of Solano

Michele Daugherty

Community and Government Relations Director Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc.

Pippin Dew

Councilmember City of Vallejo

John Donlevy, Jr.

City Manager City of Winters

Abhishek Dosi

CEO Sutter Solano Medical Center

Kevin English

Director Advance Planning & Acquisitions Discovery Builders

Jim Ernst

Council member City of Dixon

Celia Esposito-Noy, Ed.D.

Superintendent, President Solano Community College District

Lisette Estrella-Henderson

Superintendent of Schools Solano County Office of Education

Kevin Flanagan

Division Manager Republic Services

Theresa Fortier

Vice President Business Banking Manager Westamerica Bank

Daryl Halls

Executive Director Solano Transportation Authority

Erin Hannigan

Supervisor County of Solano

Greg Folsom

City Manager City of Suisun City

Dilenna Harris

Public Affairs Manager Kaiser Permanente

Heather Henry

President/Executive Officer Workforce Development Board

Robert Hickey

City Manager City of Rio Vista

Steve Huddleston

Vice President, Public Affairs NorthBay Healthcare

Nor Jemjemian

Senior VP & Area Manager Kaiser Permanente

Liz Kelly

Associate Director Genentech

Bridgit Koller

Vice President Forward Planning Lennar

Ronald Kott

Vice Mayor City of Rio Vista

Melyssa Laughlin

President/CEO Visit Vacaville

Albert Lavezzo

Founder and Managing Partner Law Offices of Favaro, Lavezzo, Gill, Caretti & Heppell

Jim Lindley

City Manager City of Dixon

Barry Nelson

President/CEO Travis Credit Union

Greg Nyhoff

City Manager City of Vallejo

Scott Pardini

General Manager Recology Vacaville Solano Dixon

Harry Price

Mayor City of Fairfield

Jon Quick

Senior Vice President Colliers International

Scott Reynolds

Managing Partner Reynolds Law, LLP

Ron Rowlett

Mayor City of Vacaville

Scott Sheldon

President Terra Realty Advisors, Inc.

Talyon Sortor

Assistant General Manager Fairfield-Suisun Sewer District

Sarah Sweitzer

Provost and Chief Academic Officer Touro University

Scott Thomas

Sales Manager - Aggregates & Asphalt Syar Industries

Louise Walker

President and CEO First Northern Bank

Lori Wilson

Mayor City of Suisun City