Our Advisory Board plays a critical role by connecting us to those who share our vision for meaningful change. These leaders are dedicated to guiding PRIDE Industries in its mission to be the nation’s leading employer of people with disabilities.

Development Advisory Board

PRIDE Industries Advisory Board

Dr. Robert L. Lorber, Chairman
The Lorber Kamai Consulting Group
Dale Carlsen
Founder and CEO, Retired
Sleep Train
Jeannine English
President/Board of Directors, Retired
Nadder Mirsepassi
Assistant Treasurer
Sutter Health
Edward J. Quinn
Best Best & Krieger
Stephen F. Boutin
Boutin Jones, Inc.
Donna L. Courville
Boutin Jones
Brice Harris
Chancellor Emeritus
California Community Colleges
Stephen J. Platter
Senior Vice President – Private Wealth Advisor
Morgan Stanley Private Wealth Management
Louis A. Vismara M.D.
AKT Investments Inc. 

Board of Directors

Bob Olsen


J.R. Roberts Corp., Retired Chairman/CEO

Judson Riggs

Teichert, Inc., Chairman / President / CEO

Mike Snegg


Berkeley Partners, Co-Founder

Sandy Smoley


The Smoley Group, Chairman/CEO

Larry Welch

Member-at-Large, Hewlett-Packard

Retired Vice President of Indirect Procurement

Jim Barone

Senior Executive Service, U.S. Air Force, Retired Past Chair, SourceAmerica Board of Directors

Ed Bonner

Placer County Sheriff, Retired

Dawn Clayton

General Manager, Thunder Valley Casino Resort

Dorene Dominguez

Vanir Group of Companies, Chairman

Rob Lynch

VSP Global℠,

Rick Maya

U.S. Bank, Mortgage Sales Manager

Ronald J. Mittelstaedt

Waste Connections, Inc., Chairman/CEO

Walt Payne

Blue Diamond Growers, Retired President/CEO

H. Rao Unnava

Dean and Professor at UC Davis Graduate School of Management