25 Most Influential San Franciscans


This October, we honor the local luminaries leading the charge in our community. From arts advocates to innovators finding solutions to current challenges, these formidable forces drive change, pushing San Francisco forward for the greater good.

8. Karin Rogers

The director of business operations and development for Sonoma’s Best Hospitality Group (sonomasbesthg.com) has worked to provide a staggering amount of meals for a community in need.

How would you describe your mission?

Our company mission is to elevate the hospitality experience in Sonoma for our guests and community.

What does that mean during the pandemic?

Through COVID-19, we have provided over 50,000 free meals to the community and our employees–all made with love in our own catering kitchen…