What is CenCal Dreamin’?
CenCal Dreamin’ was created to establish a Salesforce User Community in Central California. There are currently events held in Northern California and Southern California but nothing that targets the users between Sacramento and Bakersfield.
Registered attendees will select from one of three offered tracks — Executive/Manager, Admin/Developer or Specialty — and attend topic-specific virtual Breakout Sessions that will directly address areas of interest to your role in your organization. Each track will include four breakout sessions.
Executive / Manager
Shannon J. gregg, PhD
president of Cloud Adoption Solutions
Shannon J. Gregg, PhD, MBA, is an aficionado of sales technology to increase efficiency in the sales process, and an early adopter and adoption influencer for sales technology systems, particularly Salesforce.com and technology that integrates with the Salesforce platform. Shannon is known as a change agent, particularly in M&A environments (VC/PE), with successful track record of integrating process, product/service pricing and pricing methodologies, and notably, global teams, with cultural sensitivity.
Technical Program Manager
Janet Elliott is a Technical Program Manager and Application Architect with 9+ years of experience on the Salesforce platform. She is 7x Salesforce Certified, leader of the Sacramento Women in Tech Community Group, and Co-Founder of Sacramento Salesforce Saturday. Passionate about connecting with the Trailblazer Community, Janet has also been a Dreamforce and Salesforce Community Conference speaker.
Houssam Saoudy is a Salesforce Application Architect, Salesforce MVP, and 10x Salesforce Certified. After more than three years developing with Java, he found Salesforce in 2014—a platform he loves. Fully involved in the Salesforce ecosystem and the Trailblazer Community, Houssam is running the Salesforce Developers’ Group in Casablanca and North Africa Dreamin’. Houssam is also a Salesforce champion;he shares his knowledge in three languages (Arabic, French, and English).
Sales Operations Manager/ Tableau CRM/Einstein Architect
Sebastian Anaya is a Salesforce Analytics Champion, with over five years of experience in implementation and strategy in numerous sectors. Sebastian is an alumnus from UC Davis and is a 10x Salesforce-certified solutions engineer. He speaks English, Spanish, and is actively learning French. He is an avid traveler and has visited twenty-one countries so far.
Founder & Principal Consultant
As the Founder & Principal Consultant of Ponter Solutions, and co-author of ReportForce.blog, Evan invests himself in client relationships in order to provide thorough solutions that unlock new realities for utilizing Salesforce.
Jon Cline is a farm-raised, foster-kid-turned-#FounderKid father of three, and a Salesforce trail guide for growing Trailblazers and partners at JonCline.com.
Waqas Nazir, Founder & CEO of DigitSec, has two decades of application security expertise with over nine years of direct Salesforce-related application penetration testing and application development.
Pardot Solutions Architect
Ben LaMothe is a 5x Salesforce-certified marketing operations and marketing technology consultant. A Salesforce Marketing Champion, Ben leads the official Salesforce Pardot Community Group in Tampa, Florida and manages the PardotGeeks.com blog.
Business Development Manager
Brandon Madueño is no stranger to Salesforce; he’s been instrumental to building those ecosystems over the past few years from within the company itself. Today, he helps companies find solutions to unique implementation and management challenges on Bitwise’s Technology Consulting team. Exuding an unwavering entrepreneurial spirit, Brandon aims to be a strategic advisor to his clients—helping drive value, user adoption, and growth.
Stephan Chandler-Garcia has spent many years working with the Salesforce platform as a customer, partner, and ISV. In 2019, he joined Salesforce in the UK as a Technical Architect and has since joined the Developer Advocate team where he focuses on Application Development, Experience Cloud, and Security. Follow Stephen on Twitter @stephanwcg or on Github at schandlergarcia.
Salesforce Certified Administrator
Jacob Aguilar started in the Salesforce ecosystem eight months ago, and is now working with Shift3 Technologies as a Salesforce Certified Administrator. He has been able to help improve and translate many business processes for Bitwise Industries into Salesforce with declarative building, automations, and web development skills. He is also an instructor by night at Geekwise Academy helping formerly incarcerated individuals learn to be Salesforce Admins. When he is not at work, Jacob is at work.