Who We Are

Business For Good San Diego Board of Directors

Our Board of Directors is dedicated to representing the values of the small businesses that make up Business For Good San Diego.

 Mikey Knab, Chair – Ponce’s Mexican Restaurantmikey-knab-ponce.jpg
Business For Good San Diego has given me the opportunity to connect with other business owners and operators who believe in social justice and long-term investment in our community.  We’re not driven by short-term profits, but a vibrant, healthy, diverse society where all can thrive.

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Joining Business For Good San Diego has given me a voice as a socially responsible small business owner — creating opportunities to get involved in local policy-making, to connect with like-minded business owners, and to gain exposure for my business through local campaigns.

Alan-FruitcraftAlan Haghighi, Treasurer – Fruitcraft
Being a member of Business For Good San Diego is a direct extension of our business mission: to unleash the power of enterprise as a force for good. Being in a group of other like-minded businesses to accomplish real change feels great. Together, we can.

Vi HeadshotVilavanh Sanginthirath – Innovations City
I support Business For Good San Diego because I am a small business owner, a single mother, a woman, a minority and a woman of color. Being part of Business For Good San Diego helps drive essential discussions on policies that allow us to provide a better future for our children, families, friends, and neighbors.

Jamie2-3846489927-1513129619776.jpegJamie Hampton – Mixte Communications, Inc.Business
For Good San Diego puts me front and center with other businesses that want to use our influence to change our communities. This mission-driven organization is exactly what I needed to channel my need to take action and make a real difference.

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Juan Pablo Sanchez – Super Cocina
Business For Good San Diego provides me with a voice and collective power to pursue values and ideas, and policies that benefit my business and the social health of my community.

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Brad Keiller – Nomad Donuts
Almost half of San Diego’s workforce is employed by small businesses with less than 50 employees, yet an individual company with 10,000 employees has a much greater voice than all small businesses combined. Business For Good San Diego brings us together and gives us a voice so we can take part in shaping policy – and support the communities that support us.

Natalie-Gill.jpegNatalie Gill – Native Poppy
I love being a part of Business For Good San Diego because it allows me to serve my community in more significant and meaningful ways. I feel immense satisfaction from knowing that we work hard to change policies that improve the lives of the people living in our communities.