Friday, April 3, 2009


Keynote Speakers Richard Davis, Chief Executive Officer, US Bank

Randall Stephenson, Chief Executive Officer, AT&T


Lifetime Achievement Award

John C. Gamboa and Robert Gnaizda, Co-Founders, Greenlining Institute

The Greenlining Big Heart Award

Keith Kelley, Executive Director, Fresno West Coalition for Economic Development

The Greenlining Institute Distinguished Leader Award

Honorable Ted Lieu, California State Assemblymember, 53rd District

The Greenlining Big Brain Award

Earl “Skip” Cooper, Black Business Association

The Greenlining Big Foot Award

Martha Montoya, California Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

The Greenlining Torchbearer Award

Erik Paulino, La Unidad Latina Foundation


Jumpstarting the 21st Century Economy with Green Solutions for All Communities


Sam Kang, Managing Attorney, Greenlining Institute

Tara Marchant, Green Assets Program Manager, Greenlining Institute

Presentation by

Phil Angelides, Chairman, Apollo Alliance


Phaedra Ellis-Lamkins, Executive Director, Green For All

Honorable Felipe Fuentes, California State Assemblymember, 39th District

Honorable Dian Grueneich, Commissioner, California Public Utilities Commission

Honorable Ted Lieu, California State Assemblymember, 53rd District

Honorable V. Manuel Perez, California State Assemblymember, 80th District

Mark Toney, Ph.D., Executive Director, The Utility Reform Network (TURN)

Beyond the Stimulus: Opportunities & Challenges in Reforming our National Healthcare System


Dr. Gil Ojeda, Director, CPAC, UC Berkeley School of Public Health


Dr. Diana M. Bonta, Vice President, Public Affairs, Kaiser Permanente

Dr. America Bracho, President and Chief Executive Officer, Latino Health Access

Carmela Castellano-Garcia, Esq., Chief Executive Officer, California Primary Care Association

Sylvia Drew Ivie, Chief of Staff, Office of LA County Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas

Honorable Dave Jones, Chair, California State Assembly Health Committee

Dr. Robert Ross, President, The California Endowment

Sustaining and Expanding Homeownership: What Works? What Doesn’t? What’s Next?


Preeti Vissa, Community Reinvestment Program Manager, Greenlining Institute


Brad Blackwell, Executive Vice President, Wells Fargo Home Mortgage

Jane Duong, Homeownership Program Manager, Mission Economic Development Agency

Glenda Gabriel, Senior Vice President of Neighborhood Lending, Bank of America

Ronald Martinez: Senior Loan Officer, Los Angeles Neighborhood Housing Services (LA NHS)

Kevin Stein, Associate Director, California Reinvestment Coalition

Other Presenters

Mistress and Master of Ceremonies

Maria Contreras-Sweet, Founder and Chairwoman, Promerica Bank

Paul H. Turner, Chairman of the Board, West Angeles CDC


Bishop Brother Eddie C. Villanueva, Founder, Jesus is Lord Church Worldwide

Reverend J. Alfred Smith, Jr., Senior Pastor, Allen Temple Baptist Church