The voices of our community are important.

Hear from Pacific Grove residents and business owners about the ATC – Pacific Grove Hotel and Commercial Project in their own words.

John Evans

John Evans and his wife Wendy have been residents of Pacific Grove for over 20 years. They love living close to the ocean and playing golf and tennis. To see Pacific Grove reach its full potential, each understands that a sustainable source of revenue and jobs for the city is critical. Additionally, they understand that the right type of project will also bring a wealth of community support and that’s why they support the ATC – Pacific Grove Hotel and Commercial Project.

Michelle Knight – Part 2

Michelle Knight had so many interesting points about the importance of the ATC – Pacific Grove Hotel and Commercial Project, we couldn’t fit it into one video…so we made Part 2! Check out her follow up comments as she expands on her support of this critical project.

Deme Jamson

Deme Jamson is a mother of a Pacific Grove High School student, a PTA volunteer, and a leader of the Class of 2021 Parent Committee. She is a healthcare worker and a longtime resident of Pacific Grove. She loves her hometown and wants to see progress for the community and its children.

Dan Reed

Dan Reed has lived all over the world, but he and his wife have called Pacific Grove home since 2009. He is a volunteer at the Monterey Bay Aquarium when not leading an international technology provider. He believes that the ATC – Pacific Grove project can provide new life to the old American Tin Cannery site and wants to see locals have a sustainable location to gather and enjoy the natural surroundings.

Craig Bell

Craig Bell is a lifelong Pacific Grove resident and owner of the popular First Awakenings restaurant. His children have all attended Pacific Grove schools and continues to be involved with the Breakers. He is heavily involved in youth sports as a coach and representative of Pacific Grove Pony Baseball and Softball.

Michelle Knight

Michelle Knight is a former Pacific Grove City Council Member as well as a former Planning Commissioner and Director of the Water Management District. She is a longtime Pacific Grove resident and business owner.  She holds a PHD in Environmental Studies and is an avid protector of our oceans and natural environment