Vision

Bob White

Founder and Chairman

Elder Statesman, Bob White is something of an institution casting such a wide net. -Capitol Weekly

Expertise

Gary H. Hunt

Vice Chair

30 years of experience in business, government and major land use planning, entitlement and development.

Insight

John C. Flanigan

Founding Partner

He has been an advisor to some of the largest, most influential companies in the country.

Leadership

Camden McEfee

Vice Chair of Business Affairs

His leadership extends from his executive-level and statewide policy and governance experience.

Resources

Rusty Areias

Partner

Areias creates successful solutions in by balancing complex issues to achieve strategic business objectives.

Innovation

Jared Ficker

Partner

Knowledge of government and an understanding of stakeholders' perspectives, guides clients toward successful solutions.

Vision

Joanne Corday Kozberg

Partner

A skilled advisor for the public and private sectors, as well as non-profit organizations.

Statesman

Jim Brulte

Partner

One of the 100 most powerful people in Southern California, Brulte uses his experience and knowledge to create invaluable strategies for clients.

Messaging

Jason Kinney

Partner

Kinney has earned distinction as one of California's premier problem-solvers.

Collaboration

Ben Haddad

Partner

Few people could duplicate the high-powered network that Haddad has built up over nearly two decades in government.

Environment

Winston H. Hickox

Partner

Hickox was the one individual most responsible for moving the sustainability agenda forward.

Innovation

Jim Cunneen

Partner

His voice and influence have led to significant public policy advancements for the Silicon Valley.

Strategy

Craig Benedetto

Partner

His strength lies in his deep relationships in the community and experience with all levels of government and industry.

Effective

B. B. Blevins

Partner

30-year career in public service gives him the insight and experience to provide clients with effective guidance and problem-solving solutions.

Strategic

Michael J. Bustamante

Partner

He applies a successful record of strategic messaging and outreach for businesses and governments.

Innovation

Victoria Bradshaw

Partner

No one in California has the breadth of experience in employment and economic development as Bradshaw.

Integrity

Ted Harris

Partner

Harris has helped clients achieve unanimous approvals in resolving environmental issues.

Central Valley

Carol Whiteside

Partner

Few people, if any, have more knowledge of, and experience in, the Central Valley's business, policy, planning and land use issues.

Resources

John B. Withers

Partner

An invaluable understanding of land and water use and how to navigate the intricacies of local government and the entitlement process.

Progress

Steve Larson

Partner

Broad experience in energy as well as state budgetary policy and corporate matters.

Advocacy

John Benton

Partner

He advocates for his clients within the Capitol and carries the same commitment into developing winning strategies.

Progress

Anthony Brunello

Partner

He provides clients with tools to successfully become renewable energy and climate change champions.

Collaboration

James Burton

Partner

His background provides expert perspective on financial and business issues.

Versatility

Leslie Rodriguez

Partner

Unsurpassed strategic counsel on technology issues and economic development.

Vision

David Armanasco

Partner

A veteran advisor with a strong background in communications and land-use strategies.

Vision

Jim Lites

Partner

Over 25 years of experience in government, consulting and association management

Strategy

Cynthia V. Guerrero

Partner

Cynthia brings the highest caliber of expertise to California Strategies’ clients