2023 Women Making HERstory

In honor of Women’s History month, Senate President Pro Tempore Toni Atkins has recognized 23 women who have and continue to accomplish great things in their communities including Chamber Board Vice-Chair Alessandra Lezama and Chamber member Clarissa Reyes Falcon. Congratulations all!


Alessandra Lezama

A serial entrepreneur and passionate advocate for women, Alessandra is a bold voice in the need for innovation and new thinking. As CEO of TOOTRiS, she is revolutionizing child care through a unifying tech platform that breaks barriers and allows parents, providers, and employers to achieve greater financial freedom. Alessandra is a ReadyNation CEO Task Force appointee and serves on several boards.


Clarissa Reyes Falcon

Clarissa Reyes Falcon is an influential leader throughout the region focusing on equity in infrastructure, economic development, and quality of life for the region’s most underserved communities. Aside from running her own business, Clarissa is a member of many non-profit boards and serves as Commissioner of the California Transportation Commission. Clarissa’s passions are faith, family, friends, and cultivating the next generation of “badass” leaders who will change the world for the better.

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