Name: Joaquin E. Razo

Employer/position: Vice President & Chief Strategy Officer, St. Helena Chamber of Commerce

Role on the committee:
Emerge Summit Co-Chair

Joaquin serves as the Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer for the St. Helena Chamber of Commerce in the Napa Valley. Working with a dynamic team, the St. Helena Chamber – a not for profit, serves over 300 member-businesses ranging from large international winery brands to small boutique stores. Joaquin is passionate about advocating and serving the local business community and helping St. Helena continue to be an international destination for travelers.

Joaquin comes to us with over eleven years of non-profit fundraising experience, alongside a background in organizational restructuring and strategic planning. He is a graduate of the University of San Francisco’s McLaren School of Management, focusing on Organizational Behavior and Leadership. Joaquin is currently studying a Masters of Art in Organizational Leadership with Gonzaga University.