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Romeo Takes the Helm for Center’s Advisory Board
Tamara Romeo has been named chair of the advisory board for the college’s Lavin Entrepreneurship Center. Her term started in June, 2017.
Romeo, the founder and president of San Diego Office Design, earned her bachelor’s degree in communication from SDSU in 1992 and has been active on the Lavin Entrepreneurship Center’s advisory board for the past several years. She is well-known in the San Diego business community having been named as “20 Women Who Impact San Diego” by San Diego Metropolitan Magazine in 2015 and “Woman Business Owner of the Year” by the National Association of Women Business Owners in 2014. Romero is also a graduate of the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Program.
“I am honored and delighted for the opportunity to serve as chair of the Lavin Entrepreneurship Center Advisory Board,” said Romeo. “It is the objective of the board, and my personal mission, to support our students in their drive to establish sustainable businesses throughout Southern California and beyond.”
“As a successful business owner, Tamara brings a wealth of knowledge and entrepreneurial expertise to the board,” said Alex DeNoble, Ph.D., executive director of the Lavin Entrepreneurship Center. “Her contacts within the San Diego business community and her business acumen will be instrumental as we continue to offer our students the best resources to help them build their business portfolio.”