Afghan native Ahmad Mherjo prepares to assemble an office chair at ALCO General Contractors in Rancho Cordova . Mherjo works in the warehouse.
Afghan native Ahmad Mherjo prepares to assemble an office chair at ALCO General Contractors in Rancho Cordova . Mherjo works in the warehouse. Randy Pench rpench@sacbee.com
Afghan native Ahmad Mherjo prepares to assemble an office chair at ALCO General Contractors in Rancho Cordova . Mherjo works in the warehouse. Randy Pench rpench@sacbee.com
Cathie Anderson

Cathie Anderson

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Cathie Anderson connects you to local businesses, entrepreneurs and nonprofits by gathering insights and strategies from business leaders of large companies as well as small startups. She's been preparing for this assignment for years, with positions that include assistant business editor at The Detroit News and The Dallas Morning News, and business editor and features editor at The Sacramento Bee. Contact her at canderson@sacbee.com or 916-321-1193. Twitter: @CathieA_SacBee.