Business Association


Board, Staff and Committees

The Willow Glen Business Association is managed by a volunteer board of directors representing business and property owners, and associate and community members. The association currently employs one full-time executive director and a part-time business development/member relations manager.

WGBA Board Members 

Name Business E-mail
Chris Bertucelli Bertucelli's La Villa
Henry Flynn Miramar Hospitality
Mike Gaines Sereno Group
Robert Hernandez Squiber
Emilie Highley Alain Pinel Realtor
Lynne Rovai Goosetown
Bobbie Johnson Wells Fargo  
Chris Kouretas John's of Willow Glen
Frank Bejan Mariette Chocolates
Julie Painchaud Our Secret
Nate Perez David Taussig and Associates
John Gilligan Golden State Builders
Linda Ruiz Park Place Vintage
James Stump The Table and Stumpy's
William McAfee
Vince Falcone Falcone's Coin Shop






Area of Focus


Executive Henry Flynn, President

Issues on the Avenue, Board Recruitment, ED Annual Review, CBID Steering Committee Last Friday of the month at 9AM
Finance Nate Perez, Treasurer

Budget, Audit, Banking, Financial Reporting, Financial Policies As scheduled
Member Relations Open

Ambassadors, Socials & Meetings As scheduled
Our Avenue Mike Gaines

Sidewalks, graffiti, Pride of WG, pedestrian safety, landscape, parking, newspaper racks, public right-of-way design standards and guidelines

Second Monday of the month at 2PM

Strategic Marketing


 Develop strategies to market Downtown Willow Glen as a destination First Wednesday of the month at 8:30AM
Dancin' on the Avenue Tim Mulcahy  Organize annual Dancin' on the Avenue festival As scheduled
Promotions & Events

Lynne Rovai, Co-Chair

Linda Ruiz, Co-Chair

Plan and organize joint promotions and special events. Last Wednesday of the month at 9AM

 * - Unless otherwise noted, meetings will take place at the WGBA conference room: 1261 Lincoln Ave. #217, San Jose, CA 95125