2014 Leadership Council

Matt Eagan

Matt Eagan

Communications Committee Chair

Co-founder & Partner
IDMLOCO

I love Sacramento so much. And it shows in everything I do. More about me: For 13 years, Matt has pursued one mission: making the world better through emerging digital media on the web. In 2011, Eagan co-founded IDMLOCO, a digital strategy and execution firm, specializing in digital…
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Michael Young

Michael Young

Communications Committee Co-Chair

Sr. Marketing and Communications Specialist
Regional Transit

I’m interested in where Sacramento is headed and how we plan to get there. I want to work with young leaders and continue to build on the momentum of projects like the downtown arena, the Farm to Fork movement and the Brandathon. Our-six county region starts to get…
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Jim Alves

Jim Alves

Sponsorship Committee Chair

Economic Development Manager
SMUD

Jim joined Metro EDGE in 2010 and has served on the Regional Action Committee.  As the Economic Development Manager for the Sacramento Municipal Utility District (SMUD), Jim leads a team that is responsible for partnering with local and regional organizations to promote job growth in the Sacramento region.…
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Rachel Zillner

Rachel Zillner

Sponsorship Committee Co-Chair

Assistant Vice-President - Community Banking
SAFE Credit Union

Born and raised in Sacramento, I’ve worked 17 years in the banking industry, currently as AVP Community Banking for SAFE Credit Union. And, I’m a small business owner (Beat the Room) in Rocklin, CA. I have two beautiful daughters; Paisley (4) and Pepper (2), and an incredibly supportive…
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Erica Taylor

Erica Taylor

EMERGE Summit Chair

Vice President, Communications & Community Relations Director
Five Star Bank

A founding member of Metro EDGE, Erica was a member of the Communications Committee from the start and chaired the committee in 2012. She is currently Vice Chair of the Sponsorships Committee. Erica is the vice president, communications and community relations director at Five Star Bank. She holds a a…
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