The resilience advantage

The Resilience Advantage Webinar Series Features Video Interviews and Discussions with Leading Experts in Structural Engineering, Seismology, Architecture, Business, Construction, Development, Financing, Government, Law & Risk Management.

Brought To You By Major Partners:

LA Chamber Of Commerce
BizFed LA
LAEDC
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USRC
Maria Salinas President & CEO Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce

Maria Salinas

President & CEO
LA Chamber of Commerce

Tracey Hernandez Founding CEO Los Angeles County Business Federation (Bizfed)

Tracy Hernandez

Founding CEO
LA Bizfed

Stephen Cheung Chief Operating Officer Los Angeles County Economic Development Corporation

Stephen Cheung
Chief Operating Officer
LA County Economic Development Corporation

Ali Sahabi Co-Founder & COO Optimum Seismic, Inc.

Ali Sahabi

Co-Founder & COO
Optimum Seismic, Inc.

Evan Reis, PE, SE Executive Director & Co-Founder U.S. Resiliency Council

Evan Reis, PE, SE
Executive Director & Co-Founder
U.S. Resiliency Council

Key Elected Leaders:

Fiona Ma California State Treasurer

Fiona Ma

California State Treasurer

Eric Garcetti Mayor of Los Angeles

Eric Garcetti

Mayor of Los Angeles

Adrin Nazarian California State Assemblymember District 46

Adrin Nazarian

California State Assemblymember
District 46

Key Officials:

Glenn Pomeroy Chief Executive Officer California Earthquake Authority

Glenn Pomeroy
Chief Executive Officer
California Earthquake Authority

Aaron Gross Chief Resilience Officer City of Los Angeles

Aaron Gross
Chief Resilience Officer
City of Los Angeles

Webinar Champions:

Shane Diller Assistant Development Services Director CALBO President

Shane Diller
Assistant Development Services Director
CALBO President

Ben Stapleton USGBC-LA Executive Director

Ben Stapleton
Executive Director
USGBC-LA

Linda Dishman President and CEO Los Angeles Conservancy

Linda Dishman
President and CEO
Los Angeles Conservancy

Jeremy Harris President & CEO Long Beach Area Chamber of Commerce

Jeremy Harris
President & CEO
Long Beach Area Chamber of Commerce

Tracey Hernandez Founding CEO Los Angeles County Business Federation (Bizfed)

Tracy Hernandez

Founding CEO
LA Bizfed

Ross Stein CEO Temblor

Ross Stein
CEO
Temblor

Lance Hastings President + CEO California Manufacturers & Technology Association

Lance Hastings
President + CEO
California Manufacturers & Technology Association

Laurel Rosen President/CEO Santa Monica Chamber of Commerce

Laurel Rosen
President/CEO
Santa Monica Chamber of Commerce

Paul Little President & CEO Pasadena Chamber of Commerce

Paul Little
President & CEO
Pasadena Chamber of Commerce

Matthew Wall Executive Director Western States Seismic Policy Council

Matthew Wall
Executive Director
Western States Seismic Policy Council

Webinar Panelists:

Michelle Jones, AIA NCIDQ LEED AP BD+C MANAGING PRINCIPAL – WESTERN REGION RIM Architects

Michelle Jones, AIA NCIDQ LEED AP BD+C
MANAGING PRINCIPAL – WESTERN REGION
RIM Architects

Jim Malley Group Director, Senior Principal Degenkolb San Francisco

Jim Malley
Group Director, Senior Principal
Degenkolb San Francisco

Tracey Hernandez Founding CEO Los Angeles County Business Federation (Bizfed)

Tracy Hernandez

Founding CEO
LA Bizfed

Aaron Gross Chief Resilience Officer City of Los Angeles

Aaron Gross
Chief Resilience Officer
City of Los Angeles

Jessica Westermeyer PE Associate KPFF

Jessica Westermeyer PE
Associate
KPFF

Paul Little President & CEO Pasadena Chamber of Commerce

Paul Little
President & CEO
Pasadena Chamber of Commerce

Laurel Rosen President/CEO Santa Monica Chamber of Commerce

Laurel Rosen
President/CEO
Santa Monica Chamber of Commerce

Lance Hastings President + CEO California Manufacturers & Technology Association

Lance Hastings
President + CEO
California Manufacturers & Technology Association

Dave Mar, SE, Owner, Mar Structural Design

Dave Mar, SE,
Owner,
Mar Structural Design

Maryann Phipps, SE, President E Structure

Maryann Phipps, SE,
President
E Structure

Craig Stockbridge, AIA, LEED AP, Principal GBD Architects

Craig Stockbridge, AIA, LEED AP,
Principal
GBD Architects

Jeremy Harris President & CEO Long Beach Area Chamber of Commerce

Jeremy Harris
President & CEO
Long Beach Area Chamber of Commerce

Shane Diller Assistant Development Services Director CALBO President

Shane Diller
Assistant Development Services Director
CALBO President

Laurie Schoeman Senior Program Director, National Initiatives, Resilience Enterprise Community Partners, Inc.

Laurie Schoeman
Senior Program Director, National Initiatives, Resilience
Enterprise Community Partners, Inc.

Jeff Fullerton Senior Vice President, Real Estate Development The Plenary Group

Jeff Fullerton
Senior Vice President, Real Estate Development
The Plenary Group

David Cocke, S.E., President Structural Focus

David Cocke, S.E.,
President
Structural Focus

Jonathan Cohen, Partner The Society Hotel

Jonathan Cohen,
Partner
The Society Hotel

Linda Dishman President and CEO Los Angeles Conservancy

Linda Dishman
President and CEO
Los Angeles Conservancy

Madison Spach Jr., Attorney Spach, Capaldi & Waggaman

Madison Spach Jr.,
Attorney
Spach, Capaldi & Waggaman

Ben Stapleton USGBC-LA Executive Director

Ben Stapleton
Executive Director
USGBC-LA

Elaine Aye, Associate Regional Manager RWDI

Elaine Aye,
Associate Regional Manager
RWDI

Maria Salinas President & CEO Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce

Maria Salinas

President & CEO
LA Chamber of Commerce