Rachel Gerston serves as the Executive Assistant to the President & CEO.
Rachel’s roles include managing the CEO’s day-to-day calendar, coordinating speaking engagements and policy events, and helping the CEO maintain relationships with member companies. Rachel assists the CEO with his duties serving on the California Transportation Commission and is the lead for booking guests on “The CEO Show,” a radio talk show Carl Guardino hosts on KLIV 1590 (AM) Radio every Tuesday night at 7pm.
Previously, Rachel worked at the Center for Civic Education, a non-profit in Calabasas, California that promotes public policy education. There she worked for the Civitas International Programs. Rachel collaborated with countries all over the world including Mali, India and Ecuador to help implement their civic education programs.
Rachel is a Silicon Valley native who enjoys playing tennis and traveling. After graduating from Los Gatos High School, she furthered her education at San Diego State University where she earned degrees in both Political Science and Journalism.