Wednesday, July 17, 2024

In Memoriam

Esther Rushford Greene, Former CalChamber Director of Political Affairs

Esther Rushford Greene, former director of political affairs for the California Chamber of Commerce, passed away on February 19 in her Sacramento home. She...

U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein Remembered as Consequential Leader, California Champion

U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein, who represented California for more than 30 years, is being remembered as a skillful legislator, fierce advocate for California, and...

In Memoriam: Former CalChamber Chair Jack Diepenbrock

Sacramento attorney John V. (Jack) Diepenbrock, 1987 chair of the California Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, passed away at his home on March...

In Memoriam: Wilford D. (Woody) Godbold, Former CalChamber Chair

Former CalChamber Chair Wilford D. (Woody) Godbold Jr. died recently of cancer at the age of 84. He chaired the CalChamber Board of Directors in...

Remembering Allan Zaremberg

Allan Zaremberg, CalChamber President and CEO from 1998–2021, passed away on February 4 after dealing with a series of recent health challenges. He was...

Rex S. Hime, Former President/CEO California Business Properties Assn.

The California Chamber of Commerce joins the business community, friends and family in mourning the loss of Rex S. Hime, who served as president...

In Memoriam: Jeremy Merz, Former CalChamber Policy Advocate

Jeremy Merz, former policy advocate for the California Chamber of Commerce, passed away on January 24 at the age of 42. “Jeremy was a force...

In Memoriam: Julianne Broyles, Former CalChamber Policy Advocate

Julianne Broyles, for many years a policy advocate at the California Chamber of Commerce, passed away on January 1. She was 63. She joined the...

In Memoriam

The California business community mourns the recent loss of two policy leaders. • Kirk Clark, executive vice president of the California Business Roundtable, passed away...

In Memoriam: CalChamber Board Member John Llewellyn

John F. Llewellyn, a member of the California Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors for 31 years and chairman of Forest Lawn Memorial-Parks &...