our speakers

We are pleased to announce the speakers for GROW, a distinguished line up of city, community, and business leaders driving the vision of Santa Ana’s urbanization. This group of executives share the distinction of being subject matter experts with a passion to define a new culture that will change the way people live in Orange County.

 

Hassan Haghani

Executive Director of Planning
and Building Department

City of Santa Ana

MICHAEL HARRAH

President
Caribou Industries

TODD COTTLE

 Principal
C&C Development

 

KIM GRAHAM

Principal, Managing Director
Gensler

STEVE LEVIN

CEO
Centennial Real Estate

RYAN CHASE

Principal
S&A Properties & East End DTSA
President - Downtown Inc.

 

Drew Colquitt

Managing Director Southern California
Alliance Residential

Paula Garcia-Arsenault

Business Relationship Manager
JP Morgan Chase Bank
High School Inc. Board of Directors

Dr. Maria Lopez-Guerra “Susie”

Director of Community Relations
Santa Ana Unified School District

 

Randy Barth

Founder/CEO
Think Together

DELILAH SNELL

Owner
Dear Handmade Life; Alta Baja Market

Dr. Stefanie P. Phillips

Superintendent of Schools
Santa Ana Unified School District

 

LOGAN CROW

Executive Director
Screenings and Events Programming

The Frida Cinema

Elie Ayrouth

Co-Founder/Publisher
Foodbeast.com

Jason Quinn

Executive Chef/Owner
Playground Restaurant

 

Tyler Endres

COO/Co-Founder
ESports Arena

MICHAEL WEISMAN

Partner/CEO - Amusement Park
Founder/CEO - The Values Institute

David L. Elliott

President/CEO
Santa Ana Chamber of Commerce

 

ROBERT DUNCAN

Senior Development Partner
Caribou Industries

David Cavazos

City Manager
City of Santa Ana

Miguel Pulido

Mayor
City of Santa Ana