Bonnie Persons has leveraged her experience as a business lawyer to serve on a number of boards of directors. She achieved the designation of Leadership Fellow with the National Association of Corporate Directors. She has also held leadership positions in academic professional organizations, including time spent serving as the president of the Western Academy of Legal Studies in Business. She divides her time between Silicon Valley and Chico.
In addition to her Juris Doctorate degree from McGeorge School of Law at the University of the Pacific, Bonnie holds a Master of Science in Management degree from Krannert School of Business at Purdue University and a Master of Business Administration from TIAS School of Business, at Tilberg University (The Netherlands). Currently, Bonnie is focusing on support for rebuilding efforts in the aftermath of the devastating Camp Fire.