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Bharathi Sampangi

Bharathi is a seasoned technology executive with a remarkable career spanning over 25 years, leading modernization efforts across diverse companies. Her expertise lies in harnessing the power of technology, data, artificial intelligence and machine learning to drive customer-centric transformations. Throughout her career, Bharathi has been a driving force in leadership positions at esteemed organizations like …

Jennifer Lee

Jennifer is the Chief Administrative and Financial Officer for Provident Credit Union. Jennifer is also a CPA with the California Board of Accountancy. She has over 25 years of experience in the Credit Union industry. Prior to joining Provident Credit Union, Jennifer served as a Director for McGladrey & Pullen, providing audit and consulting services …

Gabriela Alvanos

Gabriela Alvanos is a success-driven and visionary professional with over 20 years of experience in the Business and Technology field, with expertise in SDLC, disaster recovery, data deduplication, business development, privacy compliance, organizational optimization and community outreach. As part of a family with visible and invisible disabilities, Gabriela understands first-hand the importance of accessibility and …

Stephanie Quaries

Stephanie Quarles, EdD

Dr. Stephanie Quarles is a consultant and academic focused on increasing access and removing barriers to employment and education for individuals diagnosed on the autism spectrum — with a special emphasis and passion for partnering with corporations to develop inclusive work programs for young adults entering the workforce, including public education readiness. After 20+years in …

Sandy Whicker

Sandy Whicker

Sandy Whicker is a Bay Area native and the mother of a teenage son with autism spectrum disorder. Her life’s priority and focus have been advocating for her son’s education and navigating the health system. She is a firm believer in early intervention, supporting therapies and finding ways to expose children with developmental disorders to …

Sabrina Andara

Sabrina Andara

Sabrina Andara serves as a Key Account Vice President for Oracle. In this role, she partners with global enterprise customers to deliver business outcomes that transform their people, products and bottom line. She is currently leading all Oracle account activities for Wells Fargo and Gap Inc. Sabrina has over 20 years of experience in sales …

John Lake

John Lake

John is a business technology executive with over 25 years of experience, largely with high-growth companies in the Silicon Valley. He currently serves as CIO for Intapp and has helped build technology organizations for private and public companies, including DocuSign, Aerohive Networks, IBM and Chicago Title Insurance Company. He is an advisor for multiple start-up …

Jim Ernest

Jim Ernest

Jim is the President & Chief Executive Officer for Provident Credit Union. He began his career in the savings and loan industry and has worked in banking and credit unions for over 30 years. Prior to working for Provident Credit Union, Jim was Vice President and Director of Mortgage Operations at Continental Savings of San …

Susan Armiger

Susan Armiger

As President and CEO of Catalight, Susan’s primary focus is overseeing the continued growth of the organization’s existing scope of services, mainly in response to the unprecedented need for behavioral health services in Northern California. Susan began her career with Easterseals Louisiana over 17 years ago as Director of Case Management and eventually became Vice …

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