Comstock's magazine 1117 - November 2017 - Page 22

n RSVP METRO EDGE EDGE 916 Metro Edge hosted a mixer for its 8th anniversary on Sept. 19 at the Emerald Tower Terrace in downtown Sacramento. The event featured hors d’oeuvres, live music and a silent auction benefiting the Metro Chamber Foundation’s Inspire Giving charitable fund. Edge 916 is an annual opportunity for Sacramento-area young professionals to celebrate and connect with one another. Photography: Tia Gemmell 2 1 Elise Carroll, associate planner, De Novo Planning and Management Group; Kara Johnson, community engagement coordinator, SAFE Credit Union; and Natalia Sommer, teller, SAFE Credit Union. 2 Chris Valenzuela, development manager, City Year and Karinne Caisse, team leader, City Year. 3 Mark Allard, PM solution domain manager, CDW Corporation; Johnny Perez, community banking supervisor, SAFE Credit Union; and Michael Weagraff, development and strategic initiatives analyst, Sacramento State College of Business Administration.4 Chantel Johnson-Crockrom, government and community relations, SMUD; Andrea Ellinghouse, program manager, Metro Chamber Foundation; and Svetlana Makhnovskaya, sales client broker representative, VSP Global. 5 Brian Stenklyft, regional sales director, Web Benefits Design; Laurie Brajkovich, environmental program manager, California Department of Pesticide Regulation; Kristi Hagemeyer, senior accountant, Evergreen Management; and Alonso Garcia, community engagement coordinator, InAlliance. 22 | November 201 7