Bio for Charlene Rosales
Charlene Rosales is the Economic Development Manager for the City of San Luis Obispo and prior to stepping into her current role, she lead the Chamber’s government relations efforts working with volunteer committees and staff and elected officials representing city, county, state and federal government to address policy issues such local housing, land use and long-range planning. Prior to the Chamber, Charlene was the Chief Operating Officer at the San Luis Obispo County County United Way and was responsible for staff management, budget development, marketing and fundraising efforts. Charlene also has experience with the local education and nonprofit sectors through her work at the Community Center at Cal Poly.
The role of the Economic Development Manager at the City is to execute the Economic Development Strategic Plan and to work with the community to improve the quality of life and the economic situation of the City of San Luis Obispo.
Charlene Rosales can be reached directly at (805) 781-7164 or by email.