LEADer Board February 2020


Naila Chowdhury (Influence 17) recently joined the Board of the San Diego International Film Festival.

Rita De la Fuente (Impact 12) is now the Director of Government & Community Affairs for the San Diego Convention Center Corporation.

Jen Nation (Impact 12), Executive Director of 2019 Leadership Action Team Partner Agency Olivewood Gardens & Learning Center, had a nice profile featured in The San Diego Union-Tribune. Learn more about Jen and Olivewood Gardens.

Chinh Nguyen (Advance 18) recently joined the Board at Ivey Ranch Park Association

Andrew Simmerman (Impact 15) is the new Director of Community & Donor Relations at KIPP SoCal Public Schools.

Erin Spiewak (Influence 12) is the new CFO/COO for longtime LEAD partner, the San Diego Museum of Man.

62Above, formerly i.d.e.a. and co-founded by Jon Bailey (Impact 00f & Influence 11) and Indra Gardiner Bowers (Influence 13), has tapped Greg Carson (Influence 18) as its President.


Congratulations to all! If you are a LEAD graduate and have exciting news you’d like shared in an upcoming newsletter, please email LEAD@SDChamber.org