Meet The Changemakers

Board of Directors
  • All
  • Board Leadership
  • Board Members
  • Honorary Board Chairs

Morgan Appel

Assistant Dean, Education and Community Outreach, UC San Diego Extended Studies

Dr. Steven Jones

CEO of Global LeaderSHYFT, Inc.
Veronica Villasenor

Veronica Villaseñor

Vice President, Commercial Banker, Healthcare, Higher Education & Nonprofit Industries, JPMorgan Chase

Steve Ortiz

Founder, Project Passion Restaurant Group

Cindy Blumkin

Creator of The Vibe on Cedros

Ana Cardenas

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Channing Hamlet

Managing Director, Objective Capital Partners

Andrew Harmatys

Chief Operating Officer, Century Club of San Diego

Daniel Kuperschmid

Area Vice President and General Manager, Manchester Grand Hyatt

Nancy Maldonado

Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer, Rady Children’s Hospital

Nick Moran

Director of Electrical Engineering, San Diego Gas & Electric

Tom Seidler

Executive Vice President of Community and International Impact, San Diego Padres
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Michael D. Thibodeaux

Chairman, California Masonic Foundation
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Barbara Venneman

Senior Executive Partner, Deloitte Consulting & Global Leader, Deloitte Digital

Salina Villegas

(RC Class of 2018)
Race and Equity Program Manager, Department of Race & Equity for the City of San Diego

Parker Zangoei

Partner (Venture & Growth Lending), DLA Piper LLP

Vicente Fox

55th President of Mexico

Marta Sahagún de Fox

Former First Lady of Mexico
  • All
  • Fundraising & Development
  • Leadership
  • Operations
  • Programs
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Tamara Y. Craver

President & CEO
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Ashley Morgan

Senior Vice President

Rosa María Hernández

Vice President, Programs
Vira Villarreal
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Vira Villarreal

Director, People Operations
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Mariel Mauricio

(RC Class of 2009)
Associate Director, Research and Evaluation
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Ally Welborn

Associate Director, Marketing & Communications
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Norma Ruiz-Murphy

Finance Assistant

Nonzenzele Aldonza

Manager, Graduate Engagement & Outreach

Bri Gumbs

Manager, College & Career Initiatives
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Jose Luis Perez

Manager, College Town

Melanie Stanek

Volunteer & Outreach Manager

Heather Ansley-Thomas

Family Coordinator

Lizeth Araiza

Achievement Coach
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Daizy De La Torre

Achievement Coach

Tom Holcomb Jr.

Academy Coach

Martin Montiel

Achievement Coach

Kehila S. Moreno

Achievement Coach


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