Board of Directors

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CRA Board Members

Joe Gatto

Chair

Outback Steakhouse /
T-Bird Restaurant Group., Inc.

Bob Spivak

Vice Chair

Grill Concepts, Inc. dba Daily Grill & The Grill On The Alley

Lorraine Salazar

Second Vice Chair

Sal’s Mexican Restaurant, Fresno

Chris Cramer

Immediate Past Chair

Karl Strauss Brewing Company

 

 

Board Members

Ms. Madelyn Alfano
Maria’s Italian Kitchen

Mr. Mark Augarten
King’s Seafood Company

Mr. Theodore J. Balestreri II
Cannery Row Mgmt. Company/Sardine Factory

Mrs. Susie Baumann
Bali Hai Restaurant / Tom Ham’s Lighthouse

Mr. Rocco Biale
Rocco’s Ristorante & Pizzeria

Mr. Richard D. Braden
Jem Mgmt. Corporation

Mr. Ken Clark
Farmer Boys Foods, Inc.

Mr. Don Luis Camacho 
Camacho’s Incorporated

Ms. Ellen Chen
Mendocino Farms

Mr. Bobby Coyote
Dos Coyotes Border Cafe

Ms. Lynne Davidson
Tito’s Tacos Mexican Restaurant, Inc.

Mr. Bruce Dean
BBDI, Inc., DBA Black Bear Diner

Mr. Rodney Eckerman
Pie Squared Pizza, LLC dba Pizza Rev

Mr. Michael Feinman
Cohn Restaurant Group

Mr. Richard R. Frank
Lawry’s Restaurants, Inc.
Mr. Craig Ghio – Anthony’s Seafood Group

Mr. Bob Holden
California Fish Grill

Mr. Tom G. Holt
Urbane Cafe – TGH Enterprises

Ms. Amy Jones
Red Robin International, Inc.

Mr. Bryan Lockwood
Real Mex Restaurants

Mr. Gary A. Maggetti
Disneyland Resort

Mr. Michael Morton, Jr.  
The Brigantine Restaurant Corp.

Mr. Joe O’Donnell
Urban Plates

Mr. Tony Palermo
Tony P’s Dockside Grill

Mr. Gary Prell
Centerplate

Mr. Chuck Ross
Old Town Family Hospitality Corp.

Mr. Benjamin Shahvar
Buttercup Grill & Bar

Mr. Michael Shirinian
Elbow Room

Mr. Chris Simms
Lazy Dog Restaurant & Bar

Mr. Marc Simon
Rubio’s Coastal Grill

Mr. John Tallichet
Specialty Restaurants Corp.

Mr. Ray Villaman
Fireside Pizza Company

Mr. Jon Weber
Cowboy Star Restaurant and Butcher Shop

Mr. David Wolfgram
Mediterranean Cuisine Operating Company

Mr. Bill Zaruka 
Z-Golf Food & Beverage LLC, dba Wedgewood Banquet Centers