STAFF & CONSULTANTS

Advance policies that improve the environment and protect public health, while maintaining a strong economy and competitive businesses. Foster collaboration among business, labor, and public leaders to develop innovative policy solutions.

CCEEB Staff

William J. Quinn - President & Chief Executive Officer

William J. Quinn is the President and Chief Executive Officer of the California Council for Environmental and Economic Balance (CCEEB) – a nonprofit, nonpartisan coalition of business, labor, and public leaders.

Mr. Quinn has worked extensively in the regulated community in multiple capacities. Prior to joining CCEEB in 1995, Mr. Quinn held environmental management positions for over 15 years with energy and utility industries. He worked closely with key stakeholders in negotiating many of California’s principal environmental statutes.

Mr. Quinn develops balanced solutions to regional air quality problems and works closely with district regulators and local communities. As President and CEO, Mr. Quinn represents CCEEB in numerous public forums.

Janet Whittick - Vice President

Janet Whittick is the Vice President at the California Council for Environmental and Economic Balance (CCEEB) – a nonprofit, nonpartisan coalition of business, labor, and public leaders. Ms. Whittick currently focuses on cross-media and multi-media environmental impacts, with a particular focus on air quality and energy. Ms. Whittick has worked with a diverse range of non-profit and public interest organizations over the years, including the statewide Flex Your Power campaign, the California Environmental Dialogue, the Business Energy Coalition (a cutting-edge demand response program), the University of California at San Francisco, and the Hmong-American Community, Inc. Ms. Whittick graduated from the University of California at San Diego with honors.

Stephanie Bream - Policy Analyst

Stephanie Bream is a Policy Analyst at the California Council for Environmental and Economic Balance (CCEEB) – a nonprofit, nonpartisan coalition of business, labor, and public leaders.

Ms. Bream works to develop balanced environmental policies with state and local elected officials and with regulatory staff at the federal, state, and regional agencies.

Prior to CCEEB, Ms. Bream worked as a legal assistant for the labor and employment law firm James & Hoffman, P.C. in Washington, DC on civil litigation. She previously interned as a case manager at Redlands Family Service Association in Redlands, CA where she helped connect low-income clients with resources. In addition, Ms. Bream worked in San Bernardino Juvenile Hall where she led life skills and writing workshops for incarcerated youth.

Ms. Bream graduated from the University of Redlands with a BA in Race and Ethnic Studies, and completed her Master’s in Public Administration and Policy from American University.

Yvonne Vukasin - Administrator

Yvonne Vukasin is the manager of member relations and administration for the California Council for Environmental and Economic Balance (CCEEB) – a nonprofit, nonpartisan coalition of business, labor, and public leaders. Vukasin plays a key role in the day-to-day operations of CCEEB, acting as a liaison to the board and members. She engages current members, advises the President on key issues, assists in development, and oversees all employee benefit plans as well as event management. Vukasin also supports the CCEEB’s Natural Resources Task Force. An avid swimmer who enjoys the outdoors, cooking and traveling with her family, she lives in San Francisco with her husband.

Ken Stevens - Manager, Accounting

Ken Stevens is the accounting manager for the California Council for Environmental and Economic Balance (CCEEB) – a nonprofit, nonpartisan coalition of business, labor, and public leaders. Mr. Stevens joined the Council in July 1990 and manages all aspects of CCEEB’s financials including audits, billings and receivables. Prior to joining CCEEB, Mr. Stevens was an auditor for the Unocal Corporation. He is a graduate of the University of California at Santa Barbara.

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