Our Team

Board Members

The Gilroy Chamber of Commerce is governed by an 11-member Board of Directors. Each Director serves for a three-year term with a two-term limit. The Directors are elected by the Chamber Membership and represent a cross-section of the business community. The Chamber Board sets policy and has the fiduciary responsibility over the financial health of the organization.

Manny Bhandal

Manny Bhandal

Chair of the Board

Andrea Nicholette

Andrea Nicholette

Chair - Elect of the Board

Gina Lopez

Gina Lopez

Past Chair of the Board

Sandy Le

Sandy Le

Vice Chair, Business Program & Services

Tom Cline

Tom Cline

Vice Chair, Operations & Finance

Clorinda Sergi

Clorinda Sergi

Vice Chair, Public Affairs Division

Diane Baty

Diane Baty

Secretary/ Treasurer

Gloria Dela Merced

Gloria Dela Merced

Board of Directors

Jay Menchaca

Jay Menchaca

Board of Directors

Scott Winant

Scott Winant

Board of Directors

Andrew Briggs

Andrew Briggs

Board of Directors

Staff Members

Jane Howard

Jane Howard

Interim President/CEO

Jude Miranda

Jude Miranda

Office Manager

Cristina Cortes

Cristina Cortes

Community Relations Coordinator

"Joining the Gilroy Chamber of Commerce is one of the best business decisions I have made."

Anita Bedoya, Owner, Lapels Dry Cleaning

"While facing some delays opening our taphouse the Gilroy Chamber of Commerce intervened. Their creative approach to problem solving saved the day. The Chamber’s connections made a difference for us."

Ryan and Larissa Dickerson, Owners of Bitter Taphouse

"The Chamber has done a great job keeping me informed."

James Gargiulo, Spectrum Small Business Advisor

"We have been able to rely on the Chamber whenever we needed to be connected to people, resources and information."

Jaime Rosso, CEO, Rosso’s Furniture

"We have been actively involved in the Chamber for 20 years. We continue to stay involved because of the critical information they provide."

Bruce & Audrey Haller, Cafe 152 Bread Co.

"As a Gilroy Chamber of Commerce member, I’ve met more people, been able to give back to the community and be involved in decisions that affect our local economy."

Maria Cid, Farmers Insurance