What is Prosperity?

Defined: The condition of being successful
or thriving, especially economic well-being.

Our Mission

Uniting Tahoe’s communities to
strengthen regional prosperity.

Our Vision

A prosperous, sustainable, healthy Lake Tahoe.

Our Vision

A prosperous, sustainable, healthy Lake Tahoe.


Download Prosperity Plan
Download Strategic Plan

Board Members

Our all-volunteer board is comprised of leaders from local business, government, education, and non-profit
organizations encompassing the entire Tahoe Basin.

Jesse Walker – Chair
New Economics & Advisory, Principal

Robert Stern – Vice-Chair

Brian Hogan – Treasurer
US Bank, Regional Vice-President

Rick Lind – Secretary
Sierra Ecosystems Associates, Owner 

Marsha Berkbigler
Washoe County Commissioner

Andy Chapman
Incline Village Crystal Bay Visitors Bureau, President/CEO

Darcie Collins
League to Save Lake Tahoe, Executive Director

Lew Feldman
Feldman, McLaughlin and Thiel, LLP, Partner

Frank Gerdeman
ADVANCE (Lake Tahoe Community College), Director

Lisa Granahan
Douglas County, Economic Vitality Manager

Bob Grant
Lake Tahoe Unified School District, CTE Coordinator

Cindy Gustafson
N. Lake Tahoe Resort Assoc./Chamber/CVB, CEO

Roger Kahn
Kahn Investment Company, Owner

Jane Layton
REMAX Gold, Real Estate Professional

Joanne Marchetta
Tahoe Regional Planning Agency, Executive Director

Bob Mecay
South Shore Companies, Owner

Jennifer Merchant
Placer County Executive Office, Assistant CEO

Devin Middlebrook
City of South Lake Tahoe

Sue Novasel
El Dorado County Supervisor

Roger Rempfer
Chase International, Real Estate Professional

Ken Riley
Solar Gain, President

Michelle Risdon
Lake Tahoe Community College, Dean/Academic Affairs

Bill Roby
El Dorado Community Foundation, Director

Dr. Alan Walker
Sierra Nevada College, President

  • Darcie Collins Goodman
    Darcie Collins Goodman
  • Frank Gerdeman
    Frank Gerdeman
  • Michelle Risdon
    Michelle Risdon
  • Jesse Walker
    Jesse Walker
  • Bill Roby
    Bill Roby Chair of the Board
  • Robert Stern
    Robert Stern Vice-Chair of the Board
  • Brian Hogan
    Brian Hogan Treasurer
  • Rick Lind
    Rick Lind Secretary
  • Lew Feldman
    Lew Feldman Executive Committee Member
  • Lisa Granahan
    Lisa Granahan Executive Committee Member
  • Ken Riley
    Ken Riley Executive Committee Member
  • Joanne Marchetta
    Joanne Marchetta Executive Committee Member
  • Marsha Berkbigler
    Marsha Berkbigler
  • Andy Chapman
    Andy Chapman
  • Cindy Gustafson
    Cindy Gustafson
  • Bob Mecay
    Bob Mecay
  • Sue Novasel
    Sue Novasel
  • Jennifer Merchant
    Jennifer Merchant
  • Roger Rempfer
    Roger Rempfer
  • Alan Walker
    Alan Walker

Team Members

  • Heidi Hill Drum Chief Executive Officer
  • Shelby Cook
    Shelby Cook Administrative Assistant
  • Erin Jones
    Erin Jones Finance Manager

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