2017 Burlingame Chamber Annual Meeting and Installation of Directors


Rich Gordon, Keynote speaker at 2017 Burlingame Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting.

When: January 13, 2017 at TBD

Where: Hyatt Regency SFO 1333 Bay Shore Highway

Keynote Speaker: Rich Gordon

Agenda PDF: Download here

See agenda, sponsors and more info below. This page will have ongoing updates untill the meeting.

About Rich Gordon – 2017 Keynote Speaker

Rich Gordon has spent his life in service to others first as a minister in the United Methodist Church and later in the nonprofit sector.  He spent twenty-four years in elected office. He served as a member of the California State Assembly serving as Chair of the Rules Committee for three different Speakers. He saw 70% of the legislative ideas he pursued signed into law specifically in the areas of the environment, election law and transparency, and water policy.

He also served for thirteen years on the San Mateo County Board of Supervisor, as a member of the San Mateo County Board of Education for five years and as a minister in the United Methodist Church. He was the founder and Executive Director of Youth and Family Assistance.

Assemblyman Gordon is a fourth-generation Californian – born and raised in San Mateo County graduating from high school in Orange County and the University of Southern California. He resides in an unincorporated neighborhood in Menlo Park with his husband, Dr. Dennis McShane. Assemblyman Gordon and Dr. McShane have been in a committed relationship since 1982 and were married on August 16, 2008.



Call to Order   ………………….….2017 Chair, Linda White


Introduction of City Council Members,

City Staff, Dignitaries and 2017 Board of Directors


2016 Chamber Highlights


Presentation: 2017 Chamber Focus


Greetings and Comments

City of Burlingame……………..…Mayor Ricardo Ortiz



Introduction of Rich Gordon…………..Linda White

Closing Remarks  ………………………………Linda White



Gold Sponsor

Recology of San Mateo County


Silver Sponsor

Boston Private Bank & Trust Company

Dewey Land Company


Table Sponsors

All Natural Stone                     Burlingame Community for Education

Burlingamer, LLC                     Carr, McClellan, Ingersoll, Thompson & Horn

DoubleTree Hotel SFO             Embassy Suites

Hyatt Regency SFO                  Marriott SFO

PG&E                                          Peninsula Health Care District

Putnam Mazda/Volvo              United Health Credit Union

The Westin SFO


Burlingame Chamber of Commerce 2017 Board of Directors


Chair                                                     Linda White

United Health Credit Union


Chair Elect                                          Mike McKee

Doubletree SFO  

Vice Chairs:

     Membership Development        Sarah Prescott

Recology of San Mateo County                       

     Business Advocacy                      Mike McKee

 DoubleTree Hotel


     Chamber Events                           Terry Allie

                                                                California Artists


     Secretary-Treasurer                   Kathy Lavezzo


Immediate Past Chair                     




 Fettah Aydin, Embassy Suites

Ross Bruce, AVR Realty

 Mark Jaffe, Colorprint

      Liz Jones, American Bull Bar & Grill

Irby E. Morvant, Hyatt Regency SFO

      Kendall Patton, Carr McClellan P.C.

Kent Putnam, Putnam Mazda/Volvo

Quynh N. Trinh, BCE

      Juan Vasquez, All Natural Stone

      Wyman C. Wong, Boston Private Bank & Trust Company

Marc Worrall, New England Lobster Company, Inc.



Georgette Naylor,  President / CEO

Carol Fanucchi,  Executive Assistant

     Wayne Wedgeworth, Director of Operations


Florence Bulatovich

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