Jessica Gomez is the Founder and CEO of Rogue Valley Microdevices, Inc., the first microelectronics manufacturing company in Southern Oregon. Jessica developed a love for high-tech entrepreneurship after holding positions at Standard Microsystems in the 1990’s and then Integrated Micromachines, Inc. in 2001. In 2003 Jessica relocated to Southern Oregon and founded Rogue Valley Microdevices, Inc. Jessica is an active member of the community and is dedicated to supporting economic development. She serves on the Oregon Institute of Technology Board of Trustrees, was recently appointed by the Governor to serve on the Oregon Business Development Commission, Chairs the Rogue Workforce Partnership, and recently served as the appointed Co-Chair of the Oregon Workforce Investment Board. She is a founding member and Board President of the Sustainable Valley Technology Group. Jessica is also married and is the mother of two beautiful daughters.