Strengthening Inclusive Economic Development

OUR MISSION is to create generational wealth through business enterprise, education, employment, and investing. Our GOAL is to support the business, career, and financial success of our Chamber members which results in the economic empowerment of our Communities. The Central San Diego Black Chamber of Commerce utilizes innovative programs, networking opportunities, and business partnerships to advance and strengthen Inclusive Economic Development throughout the City and County of San Diego.


Learn more about the team that continues to scale our social impact in San Diego.

Board of Directors

Bruce Mayberry - Chairman of the Board
SDG&E Senior Diverse Enterprise Advisor
Team member
Donna DeBerry - President & CEO
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Christine Antoine - Board Secretary
Principal Public Affairs Representative at the San Diego County Water Authority
Team member
Dr. Ricky Shabazz - Board Member
President of San Diego City College
Team member
Lee Wills - Board Member
SONY Head of Talent Acquisition & Inclusion
Team member
Ryan Saathoff - Board Member
Managing Partner at RG Alliance Group
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Hope Mago - Board Member
Principal at HCAP Partners
Team member
Dr. Nicholas Holmes Board Member
Rady Children's Hospital Senior Vice President & COO
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Erica Beal - Board Member
AVIVV CEO & Founder


We exist to spark the Black business community and empower the African American entrepreneurs of our great city.

Here are reasons to become a member

  • High Value Memberships
    Regardless of the size of your business, you can benefit from the advice, tips and leads that fellow Central San Diego Black Chamber entrepreneurs generously share within our community.
  • Advancing Local Issues
    The Central San Diego Black Chamber of Commerce is committed to helping advance local and regional policy to support our business leaders.
  • Business Leaders
    We are a caring and committed group of local African American business leaders who believe that economic growth can and will continue to build up our communities.
  • Business Training & Resources
    Our community is given access to incredible business tools and mentors that help accelerate economic growth and business success.
Become a Member
Join the Central San Diego Black Chamber of Commerce community.