Elease Cheek, CEO Marina Lounge and CEO Important Details Inc. Construction Company. She is also Trustee, for the Solano County Office of Education (District Five) and recently elected as President of the Northern California Black Chamber of Commerce Presidents Association (NCBCPA). She has also held leadership roles as Commissioner, Solano County Commission for Women & Girls, and President, Solano County Black Chamber of Commerce. Elease’s work has been shaped by her passion for community engagement, outreach, growth, and economic prosperity. After working at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) as a Human Resources Director for 28 years, Elease retired from (UCSF) in 2012 to pursue her dreams to have her own business.
Now living her dream, as CEO of Marina Lounge, the newest full-service live entertainment venue in Solano County which brings a multi-concept Grown & Sexy Venue featuring live music, live comedy, sports, open mic, salsa, stepping, private parties and events.
As CEO & Founder of Important Details, Inc. (IDI) a Certified Women Owned General Contracting Construction Company (Licenses B, C10, C16). IDI is a commercial and residential builder. Elease’s vision for IDI's is to serve as a community partner and vessel in economic development and community empowerment to provide labor training, development, and placement.
Elease has a master’s degree in Organizational Leadership and Coaching from Saint Mary's College in Moraga. She is an Emerge California Alumni and holds professional certificates in Risk Management, Employee and Labor Relations, Strategic Business Management, Workforce Planning and Development. Elease AKA Sug or Suga has three adult children, six grandchildren (her Suga babies) and enjoys golfing, fishing, camping, music, shopping, and dancing!