Joint Venture Profiles

Each month, Joint Venture profiles a member of the board or other project leader from the Silicon Valley landscape, featured here and in Valley Vision, Joint Venture's monthly newsletter. Please enjoy meeting the people behind the headlines and learning more about them.

Meet Ernesto Lucero

Acting Deputy Director, Economic and Community Development, City of South San Francisco

It’s hard to imagine a tribute to a city economic development officer more powerful than the words recently written in the San Francisco Standard about South San Francisco, the city Ernesto Lucero has served for six years.

“Two-and-a-half years after the start of the Covid pandemic, San Francisco’s downtown is still a shell of what it once was. But just a few miles south... Read more


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